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1,039 Possible Causes for Short Arms and Legs

  • Achondroplasia

    Short arms and legs, with particularly short upper arms and thighs. An enlarged head (macrocephaly), with a prominent forehead. Fingers that are typically short.[bones.emedtv.com] Short stature Short arms and legs (particularly short upper arms and thighs) Limited range of movement in elbows Trident hand (i.e. ring finger and middle finger may diverge[littlepeopleuk.org] Hypochondroplasia causes short arms and legs and broad, short hands and feet and also a large head, limited range of motion at the elbows, lordosis, and bowed legs.[plaza.ufl.edu]

  • Hypochondroplasia

    Hypochondroplasia is a skeletal dysplasia characterized by short stature; stocky build; disproportionately short arms and legs; broad, short hands and feet; mild joint laxity[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract Hypochondroplasia (HCH) is a skeletal dysplasia characterized by short stature with disproportionately short arms and legs.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hypochondroplasia (HCH) is also characterized by short stature with disproportionately short arms and legs.[sickkids.ca]

  • Pseudoachondroplasia

    Characteristic features of pseudoachondroplasia include short arms and legs, a waddling walk, early-onset joint pain (osteoarthritis), and a limited range of motion at the[sumerdoc.blogspot.com] Symptoms of pseudoachondroplasia include short arms and legs that do not become apparent until the child is age 3 to 5, bowed legs, scoliosis (curved spine), joint pain, limited[nicklauschildrens.org] Other characteristic features of pseudoachondroplasia include short arms and legs, a waddling walk, early-onset joint pain (osteoarthritis), and a limited range of motion[littlepeopledoc.com]

  • Atelosteogenesis

    Infants born with this condition have very short arms and legs, a narrow chest, and a prominent, rounded abdomen.[goldbamboo.com] Infants born with this condition have very short arms and legs, a narrow chest, and a prominent, rounded abdomen. This ...[goldbamboo.com]

  • Acrodysostosis

    Symptoms of this disorder include: Frequent middle ear infections Growth problems, short arms and legs Hearing problems Intellectual disability The body doesn't respond to[nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms Frequent middle ear infections Growth problems, short arms and legs Hearing problems Mental deficiency Unusual looking face Signs and tests Your health care provider[coordinatedhealth.com] This may show any of the following: Advanced bone age Bone deformities in hands and feet Delays in growth Problems with the skin, genitals, teeth, and skeleton Short arms[nlm.nih.gov]

  • Atelosteogenesis Type 2

    Infants born with this condition have very short arms and legs, a narrow chest, and a prominent, rounded abdomen.[goldbamboo.com] Infants born with the disorder have short arms and legs, a narrow chest, and a prominent round abdomen.[onlymyhealth.com] Infants born with this condition have very short arms and legs, a narrow chest, and a prominent, rounded abdomen. This ...[goldbamboo.com]

  • Diastrophic Dysplasia

    Affected individuals have short stature with very short arms and legs and joint problems that restrict mobility.[en.wikipedia.org] The disorder is often characterized short arms and legs, abnormal development of bones and joints in many areas of the body.[maulin13.tripod.com]

  • Schmid Metaphyseal Chondrodysplasia

    Overview Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia, Schmid type (MCDS), is a very rare inherited disorder characterized by short stature with abnormally short arms and legs (short-limbed[checkorphan.org] […] stature with abnormally short arms and legs (short-limbed dwarfism) and bowed legs (genu varum).[healthetreatment.com] […] spondylometaphyseal dysplasia Disorder Subdivisions None General Discussion Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia, Schmid type (MCDS), is a very rare inherited disorder characterized by short[metrohealth.net]

  • Achondrogenesis Type 2

    Infants with this disorder have short arms and legs, a small chest with short ribs, and underdeveloped lungs.[goldbamboo.com] Infants with achondrogenesis, type 2 have short arms and legs, a small chest with short ribs, and underdeveloped lungs.[anatomybox.com]

  • Hypochondrogenesis

    Affected infants have short arms and legs, a small chest with short ribs, and underdeveloped lungs.[en.wikipedia.org] Affected infants have short arms and legs, a small chest with ... 1 ...[familydiagnosis.com] Symptoms - Hypochondrogenesis shortened limbs (arms and legs) and a small chest with short ribs.[checkorphan.org]

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