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19 Possible Causes for Shield-Shaped Chest

  • Chromosome Y Structural Anomaly

    Symptoms include failure of the sex organs to normally mature, which may lead to infertility, small breasts and no menstruation; short stature; a wide, shield-shaped chest[livescience.com] They have exceptionally small, widely spaced breasts, broad shield-shaped chests, and turned-out elbows. Their ovaries do not develop normally and they do not ovulate.[www2.palomar.edu]

  • Mosaic Monosomy X

    They have exceptionally small, widely spaced breasts, broad shield-shaped chests, and turned-out elbows. Their ovaries do not develop normally and they do not ovulate.[www2.palomar.edu] Flat, shield-shaped chest with widely spaced nipples. Wide neck with webbing (extra skin) at the base. Swelling of the hands and feet.[encyclopedia.com] Other common physiological findings ( 70% of cases) include congenital edema of hands and feet (usually resolved before 2 years of age), broad or "shield-like" chest, unusually[path.upmc.edu]

  • Primary Amenorrhea

    Further, TS patients may also present with a webbed neck, edema of the hands and feet, congenital heart disease, hypothyroidism, and/or a shield shaped chest.[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • X-Linked Intellectual Disability Type Turner

    They have exceptionally small, widely spaced breasts, broad shield-shaped chests, and turned-out elbows. Their ovaries do not develop normally and they do not ovulate.[www2.palomar.edu]

  • Y Chromosomal Anomaly

    They have exceptionally small, widely spaced breasts, broad shield-shaped chests, and turned-out elbows. Their ovaries do not develop normally and they do not ovulate.[www2.palomar.edu]

  • Trisomy X Syndrome

    They have exceptionally small, widely spaced breasts, broad shield-shaped chests, and turned-out elbows. Their ovaries do not develop normally and they do not ovulate.[www2.palomar.edu]

  • Five X Syndrome

    They have exceptionally small, widely spaced breasts, broad shield-shaped chests, and turned-out elbows. Their ovaries do not develop normally and they do not ovulate.[www2.palomar.edu]

  • X Chromosome Anomaly

    They have exceptionally small, widely spaced breasts, broad shield-shaped chests, and turned-out elbows. Their ovaries do not develop normally and they do not ovulate.[www2.palomar.edu]

  • Turner Syndrome

    Further, TS patients may also present with a webbed neck, edema of the hands and feet, congenital heart disease, hypothyroidism, and/or a shield shaped chest.[clinicaladvisor.com] Symptoms of a girl with Turner syndrome include: short stature webbed skin of the neck abnormal eye features (drooping eyelids) abnormal bone development, such as a "shield-shaped[healthofchildren.com] shaped like a shield, incomplete or absent development at puberty, and an early loss of ovarian function and menstrual cycle.[en.wikibooks.org]

  • Klinefelter's Syndrome with XY/XXY Mosaic

    They have exceptionally small, widely spaced breasts, broad shield-shaped chests, and turned-out elbows. Their ovaries do not develop normally and they do not ovulate.[www2.palomar.edu]

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