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102 Possible Causes for Postural Defect, Sparse Hair

  • Homocystinuria

    Symptoms of homocystinuria include mental retardation; displacement of the lenses of the eyes; shuffling gait; fine, sparse hair; skeletal deformations; and sometimes fatal[britannica.com] The hereditary form features sparse blond hair, OSTEOPOROSIS with overgrowth of long bones, a hollowed chest, dislocation of the lenses of the eyes and mental retardation.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] ) [MIM*236200] Metabolic disorder characterized by sparse blond hair, long limbs, pectus excavatum, dislocation of lens, failure to thrive, mental retardation, psychiatric[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • PIBIDS Syndrome

    It consists of: Treatment of specific signs and symptoms: Physiotherapy to loosen joints, correct posture defects, and keep muscles supple Medication to relax spastic muscles[news-medical.net] […] in hair * Sparse hair * Delayed physical development * Red skin * Prematurely aged appearance * Beaked nose * Receding chin * Protruding ears * Low birth weight * Short stature[checkorphan.org] Physical examination of a patient’s hair shows brittle, fragile, sparse and short hairs, the end product of hairs becoming exposed to the environment.[hairscientists.org]

  • Cerebro-Oculo-Facio-Skeletal Syndrome 1

    It consists of: Treatment of specific signs and symptoms: Physiotherapy to loosen joints, correct posture defects, and keep muscles supple Medication to relax spastic muscles[news-medical.net] Cryptorchidism and sparse hair have been observed in CS.[indianpediatrics.net]

  • Cerebro-Oculo-Facio-Skeletal Syndrome

    It consists of: Treatment of specific signs and symptoms: Physiotherapy to loosen joints, correct posture defects, and keep muscles supple Medication to relax spastic muscles[news-medical.net] Cryptorchidism and sparse hair have been observed in CS.[indianpediatrics.net]

  • Cerebrooculofacioskeletal Syndrome Type 4

    It consists of: Treatment of specific signs and symptoms: Physiotherapy to loosen joints, correct posture defects, and keep muscles supple Medication to relax spastic muscles[news-medical.net] (31%), a smaller percentage than that reported in individuals with trichothiodystrophy, for whom sparse hair occurred in 48% and alopecia was mentioned in 39%. 15 Nails of[jamanetwork.com] Thin skin was one of the major skin symptoms in a large review, and it is also observed in trichothiodystrophy. 2 In our cohort, exaggerated hair loss was found in 5 patients[jamanetwork.com]

  • Cutis Laxa

    Dystonic posturing was discriminatory for PYCR1 and ALDH18A1 defects. Metabolic markers of mitochondrial dysfunction were found in one patient with PYCR1 mutations.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Additional symptoms include: short stature sparse hair cutis laxa Acquired Cutis Laxa Some people have symptoms, but don’t have the genetic changes associated with cutis laxa[healthline.com] hair, high-pitched voice, and musculoskeletal abnormalities.[visualdx.com]

  • Cockayne Syndrome

    It consists of: Treatment of specific signs and symptoms: Physiotherapy to loosen joints, correct posture defects, and keep muscles supple Medication to relax spastic muscles[news-medical.net] A syndrome of intrauterine dwarfism, short stature, mental retardation, sparse hair, eczema, and characteristic facies.[icd10data.com] There is a marked loss of subcutaneous fat resulting in a wizened appearance with typical“bird-headed” facies, prominent“mickey mouse” ears, sparse dry hair, and thin nose[ijpd.in]

  • Xeroderma Pigmentosum-Cockayne Syndrome Complex

    It consists of: Treatment of specific signs and symptoms: Physiotherapy to loosen joints, correct posture defects, and keep muscles supple Medication to relax spastic muscles[news-medical.net] (31%), a smaller percentage than that reported in individuals with trichothiodystrophy, for whom sparse hair occurred in 48% and alopecia was mentioned in 39%. 15 Nails of[jamanetwork.com] Thin skin was one of the major skin symptoms in a large review, and it is also observed in trichothiodystrophy. 2 In our cohort, exaggerated hair loss was found in 5 patients[jamanetwork.com]

  • Oculoosteocutaneous Syndrome

    […] instability Prematurely aged appearance Atrioventricular canal defect Alzheimer disease Abnormality of immune system physiology Broad palm Breast carcinoma Cholelithiasis[mendelian.co] 15 absent pubic hair 32 HP:0002555 16 hypoplastic nipples 32 HP:0002557 17 short stature 32 HP:0004322 18 opacification of the corneal stroma 32 HP:0007759 19 sparse hair[malacards.org] Sparse hair MedGen UID: 332942 • Concept ID: C1837770 • Finding Reduced density of hairs.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Ectrodactyly

    […] restriction of fetal movement (e.g., extrinsic or postural clubfoot), and multifactorial conditions (e.g., intrinsic clubfoot).[musculoskeletalkey.com] Hair present was fine in texture and light in color [Figure 1] . There was sparse hair on the body and scalp and no hair on the back of the hands.[jisppd.com] Ectodermal dysplasia (anomalies of hair, teeth, nails, lacrimal duct and sweat glands, dry skin and sparse hair). Slit hand and foot.[fetalultrasound.com]

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