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58 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]

  • Orthostatic Hypotension

    […] autonomic nervous system, adequate blood volume, and intact skeletal and respiratory muscle pumps are essential components for rapid cardiovascular adjustments to upright posture[pediatrics.aappublications.org] […] changes (short, sparse, coarse, twisted, often lightly pigmented); death usually by age 3 yrs In OHS: "Occipital horns," distinctive wedge-shaped calcifications at sites[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Defects in cutaneous angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 and angiotensin-(1-7) production in postural tachycardia syndrome. Hypertension. 2009. 53:767-774. [Medline].[emedicine.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]

  • 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]

  • Noonan Syndrome

    Variants in BRAF, MAP2K1, MAP2K2, and KRAS have been identified in individuals with cardiofaciocutaneous (CFC) syndrome, a condition involving congenital heart defects, cutaneous[mayomedicallaboratories.com] Slow growing and/or sparse hair and/or an unruly hair texture was present in all. Three individuals had feeding difficulties requiring feeding tubes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] curly, thick and wooly, or sparse with easy breakage Café-au-lait spots and lentigines more frequent than general population Management if suspected [ edit ] Physical and[en.wikibooks.org]

  • Papilledema

    Key Features Optic Nerve Head Drusen True Papilledema Visual Symptoms Transient vision loss (TVL) & Visual field defects (VFDs) can occur TVL, double vision, and VFDs Headaches[reviewofoptometry.com] Alopecia is a feature although some individuals do have sparse body hair, at least for a period of time.[disorders.eyes.arizona.edu] Not associated with ONHD If present are described as worse upon awakening &/or postural changes Neurological Symptoms Not associated with ONHD Tinnitus, vertigo, nausea/vomiting[reviewofoptometry.com]

  • Abnormalities of Size and Form of Teeth

    Extrinsic factors include hereditary (where malocclusion runs in the family), birth defects such as cleft lip and palate, trauma during or after birth caused by injury when[nation.co.ke] Shovel-shaped incisor Single tooth macrodontia Single tooth microdontia Supernumerary cusp Supernumerary roots Talon cusp Tapered teeth Taurodontia with absent teeth and sparse[healthprovidersdata.com] […] learning how to walk, poor posture like in the case of children who are stoop-shouldered, diseases like tonsilitis, malnutrition, and respiratory conditions like asthma where[nation.co.ke]

  • Hyperabduction Syndrome

    There are many causes of TOS, including Injury Anatomical defects Tumors that press on nerves Poor posture that causes nerve compression Pregnancy Repetitive arm and shoulder[fpnotebook.com] hair and hyperelasticity of the skin.[cda-adc.ca] […] manifestations of EDS are the presence of scarring on the chin and forehead, a history of repeated luxations of the TMJ, epicanthus, hypertelorism, a narrow curved nose, sparse[cda-adc.ca]

  • Autosomal Recessive Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Type 2J

    X-linked Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy X-linked myopathy with postural muscle atrophy Familial thoracic aortic aneurysm and aortic dissection Moyamoya disease Autosomal[csbg.cnb.csic.es] hair syndrome Osteopenia-myopia-hearing loss-intellectual disability-facial dysmorphism syndrome Osteoporosis-pseudoglioma syndrome Other syndrome with lissencephaly as a[se-atlas.de] Periventricular nodular heterotopia Precursor T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia Pseudohypoaldosteronism type 2E Reducing body myopathy Terminal osseous dysplasia - pigmentary defects[csbg.cnb.csic.es]

  • Acroosteolysis Dominant Type

    There was no overt autonomic dysfunction; sweating and tearing were within normal range, and postural hypotension was not present.[genome.jp] hair and hyperelasticity of the skin.[cda-adc.ca] As in the other hereditary sensory neuropathies, there was absence of axon flare after intradermal histamine, indicating defective nociceptive fibers.[genome.jp]

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