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172 Possible Causes for Percussion Myotonia, Receding Hairline

  • Myotonic Dystrophy

    Percussion myotonia or myotonia of grasp or both is usually present if looked for.[pediatrics.aappublications.org] The less common clinical syndromes, which include the two possible cases of myotonic dystrophy, are: (2) almost pure myotonia, symptomatic from early infancy (one case) or[pediatrics.aappublications.org]

  • Adrenogenital Syndrome

    hairline, deepening of the voice, enlargement of the clitoris; infertility; and obesity.[rarediseases.org] […] signs of the syndrome are directly due to the overproduction of androgens, and may include an increase in body hair, particularly on the face, chest, back, and other areas, receding[rarediseases.org]

    Missing: Percussion Myotonia
  • Paramyotonia Congenita

    They experience neither grip nor percussion myotonia during warm weather, whereas myotonia is provoked by cold. Her younger son has no symptoms.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Also of diagnostic importance are the myotonic reactions inducible at room temperature, such as percussion myotonia, active myotonia and paradoxical myotonia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Percussion myotonia of the tongue and thenar muscles could be elicited at room temperature. Myotonia was aggravated by cold.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Receding Hairline
  • Generalized Myotonia of Thomsen

    On examination he showed percussion myotonia. There was no grip myotonia or eyelid myotonia. Nerve conduction studies were normal.[jnnp.bmj.com] Secondary outcomes: (1) clinical relaxation time; (2) electromyographic relaxation time; (3) stair test; (4) presence of percussion myotonia; and (5) adverse events.[cochrane.org] Proband shows percussion myotonia of the tongue.[indianpediatrics.net]

    Missing: Receding Hairline
  • Muscular Dystrophy

    Myotonia (prolonged muscle contraction) occurs spontaneously or is elicited by voluntary activity or by mild stimulation, such as tapping on a muscle (percussion myotonia)[neuropathology-web.org] Men with MD have frontal baldness (receding hairline).[ohsu.edu] […] typically elicited by percussion of the thenar eminence with a tendon hammer—‘percussion myotonia’.[doi.org]

  • Ovarian Androblastoma

    Structural pattern of a tonsillar tumor found in a 67-year-old female was similar to a small ovarian androblastoma diagnosed histologically 6 1/2 years earlier. Electron microscopic study of the tonsillar mass revealed crystalloid structures suggestive of the Leydig cell origin of the tumor. After tonsillectomy, there[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Percussion Myotonia
  • Virilization

    Abstract We report a 73-year-old woman with rapidly developing symptoms and signs of Cushing's syndrome and high urinary free cortisol. She was virilized and hirsute with testosterone levels which became exceptionally high. ACTH was suppressed and CT scan of the adrenals and pelvis showed no abnormality.[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Percussion Myotonia
  • Acquired Adrenogenital Syndrome

    hairline, deepening of the voice, enlargement of the clitoris; infertility; and obesity.[rarediseases.org] […] signs of the syndrome are directly due to the overproduction of androgens, and may include an increase in body hair, particularly on the face, chest, back, and other areas, receding[rarediseases.org]

    Missing: Percussion Myotonia
  • Achard Thiers Syndrome

    hairline Deepening of the voice Enlargement of the clitoris Infertility Obesity Oligomenorrhea: Infrequent or very light menstrual periods Amenorrhea: Absence of menstrual[healthinfi.com] […] and hunger Weight loss The signs and symptoms caused by overproduction of androgens may include: Hirsutism : Development of excess body hair on the face, chest, and back Receding[hellodoktor.com] […] and hunger Weight loss The signs and symptoms caused by overproduction of androgens may include: Hirsutism: Development of excess body hair on the face, chest, and back Receding[healthinfi.com]

    Missing: Percussion Myotonia
  • Metabolic Syndrome

    Muscle weakness, Percussion-induced myotonia Other features N/A Terato- zoospermia Short stature, Hypocalcemia, Vitamin D resistance Low bone density for age, distal metaphyseal[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Receding Hairline

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