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567 Possible Causes for Short, Sparse, Fine Hair

  • Cartilage Hair Hypoplasia

    Cartilage hair hypoplasia (CHH), or metaphyseal dysplasia McKusick type, classically comprises short stature and scant fine hair.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient had the typical features of CHH, including sparse hair and metaphyseal abnormalities.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We report a child with short stature since birth who was otherwise well, presenting at 2.8 years with progressive granulomatous skin lesions when diagnosed with severe T cell[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Dubowitz Syndrome

    hair Fine hair shaft Fine hair texture Thin hair shaft Thin hair texture [ more ] 0002213 Hearing impairment Deafness Hearing defect [ more ] 0000365 Hypospadias 0000047[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] An autosomal recessive disorder characterized by intrauterine growth retardation, postnatal retardation, microcephaly, sparse hair, toe syndactyly, and characteristic facial[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] short stature ( Q77.4 ) hypochondroplastic short stature ( Q77.4 ) nutritional short stature ( E45 ) pituitary short stature ( E23.0 ) progeria ( E34.8 ) renal short stature[icd10data.com]

  • Trichorhinophalangeal Syndrome

    hair, pear-shaped nose and variable growth retardation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The syndrome is characterised by sparse slow-growing hair, a bulbous pear-shaped nose, cone-shaped epiphyses and deformities of the interphalangeal joints resembling those[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The maternal grandfather and two uncles presented short stature, bulbous nasal tip, thin hair, and premature alopecia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Rothmund Thomson Syndrome

    hair, eyebrows and eyelashes.[karger.com] Rothmund-Thomson syndrome (RTS) is a rare autosomal recessive disorder mainly characterized by cutaneous poikiloderma, sparse hair, short stature and skeletal defects.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A case of short root anomaly in a patient with Rothmund-Thomson syndrome is reported.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Loose Anagen Syndrome

    The typical patient is a child with sparse fine hair that can easily be pulled out.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hair Growth Essentials Loose Anagen Syndrome / Short Anagen Syndrome (s) are mysterious and misunderstood situations.[belegenza.com] The children studied had sparse hair that did not grow long and that pulled easily from the scalp.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Growth Hormone Deficiency

    Type I TRPS is characterized by typical facial features including sparse, brittle and fine hair, bulbous nose, and a long philtrum, as well as skeletal abnormalities.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The study included 134 short children (height 10th percentile) aged 7-15.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Later, children with GHD may present with delayed rates of development of facial bones, slow tooth eruption, delayed lengthening of long bones, fine hair, and poor nail growth[rarediseases.org]

  • Hawkinsinuria

    […] or sparse hair. 0001508 Fine hair Fine hair shaft Fine hair texture Thin hair shaft Thin hair texture [ more ] 0002213 Metabolic acidosis 0001942 Sparse hair 0008070 30%-[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] Definition An inborn error of tyrosine metabolism characterized by failure to thrive, persistent metabolic acidosis, fine and sparse hair, and excretion of the unusual cyclic[uniprot.org] […] also known as diabetes insipidus, nephrogenic, type ii Related symptoms: Autosomal recessive inheritance Autosomal dominant inheritance Intellectual disability Seizures Short[mendelian.co]

  • Noonan Syndrome

    All had skin hyperpigmentation, sparse light colored hair, increased fine wrinkles, ligamentous laxity, developmental delay, and 4/4 had a structural cardiac anomaly.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Further reports by dermatologists and medical geneticists documenting ulerythema ophryogenes and not just descriptions of sparse or absent eyebrows will help support this[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Plasma IGF-1, VEGF-A and VEGF-C levels were measured before and during GH treatment in 6 patients with NS and 18 age-matched short subjects (Turner, idiopathic short stature[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Mowat-Wilson Syndrome

    hair Fine hair shaft Fine hair texture Thin hair shaft Thin hair texture [ more ] 0002213 High palate Elevated palate Increased palatal height [ more ] 0000218 Hypertelorism[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] […] syndrome (MWS) is a multiple congenital anomaly syndrome characterized by a distinct facial phenotype (high forehead, frontal bossing, large eyebrows, medially flaring and sparse[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] distinctive facial appearance in association with intellectual disability, microcephaly, agenesis of the corpus callosum, seizures, congenital heart disease, Hirschsprung disease, short[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Woolly Hair

    In the last year, fine hairs appeared on the hyperpigmentations on the arms and new hyperpigmentation appeared on her face.[omicsonline.org] BACKGROUND: Autosomal recessive hypotrichosis/woolly hair is a rare genetic hair loss disorder characterized by sparse scalp hair/woolly hair, sparse to absent eyebrows and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The unique texture of African-American hair, rather it be short or long, requires that it be maintained and cared for differently than other hair types.[leaf.tv]

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