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101 Possible Causes for Steely, Kinky, Sparse Hair

  • Menkes Disease

    The infant had fair complexion, sparse fuzzy wooly hair with marked trunkal hypotonia. He had also mental retardation.[casesjournal.biomedcentral.com] Animal models of kinky hair disease The mottled mouse provides an excellent animal model for Menkes kinky hair disease.[emedicine.com] Fragile steely depigmented (grayish or ivory colored) hair is present in the newborn period; they appear as pili torti at microscopic examination.[accessanesthesiology.mhmedical.com]

  • Pili Torti

    Clinical examination showed dry, lustreless, fragile, and brittle hair of scalp and sparse hairs involving eyebrows [Figure 1].[ijtrichology.com] Menkes disease is also known as copper transport disease, Menkes syndrome, kinky hair disease, Menkes kinky hair syndrome or steely hair disease.[wisegeek.com] Hair Syndrome (40 %) ( Kinky Hair Disease, Menkes Disease,) Follicular Atrophoderma (40 %) Biotinidase Deficiency (40 %) Lichen Planopilaris (37 %) ( Acuminatus, Follicular[gulfdoctor.net]

  • Coats Plus Syndrome

    hair, and dysplastic nails without cyst formation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] syndrome Marfanoid joint hypermobility syndrome Marshall syndrome Marshall-Smith syndrome Maternal PKU fetal effect Meckel-Gruber syndrome Melnick-Fraser syndrome Menkes kinky-hair[icd9data.com] Helena dysplasia NPR2 Stapes ankylosis with broad thumb and toes (SABTS) NOG Steely hair disease ATP7A del dup Stickler sydrome COL2A1 del, COL11A1 del, COL11A2, COL9A1, COL9A2[uniklinik-freiburg.de]

  • Disorder of Copper Metabolism

    The condition is characterized by distinctive clinical features, including sparse and depigmented hair (“kinky hair”), failure to thrive, connective tissue disorders and severe[globenewswire.com] MNK is characterized by kinky hair, growth failure, and deterioration of the nervous system.[icd.codes] Decolorized, "steely" hair. Menkes disease is characterized by neurological and connective tissue abnormalities.[neuropathology-web.org]

  • Acquired Kinky Hair Syndrome

    Netherton syndrome is an inherited condition that produces short, spiky, lusterless, brittle hair that grows sparsely.[blackhairmedicalexpert.com] One more point is that the area of my scalp with most of the kinky hairs tends to get really sore every now and then for no apparent reason.[alopeciaworld.com] Applicable To Menkes' (kinky hair) (steely hair) disease The following code(s) above E83.09 contain annotation back-references Annotation Back-References In this context,[icd10data.com]

  • Oculo-Osteo-Cutaneous Syndrome

    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] […] pkdcure@pkfoundation.org 1,2,5,6,8; Spanish/French/German/ Italian/Japanese materials KIDNEY STONES See: Cystinuria KINKY HAIR DISEASE See: Menkes Disease KIRGHIZIAN DERMATOOSTEOLYSIS[thefreelibrary.com] Sparse hair MedGen UID: 332942 • Concept ID: C1837770 • Finding Reduced density of hairs.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • HAIR-AN Syndrome

    Underdeveloped Thick, discolored Hair Fine, brittle, slow-growing Total balding (alopecia) Missing in spots for males Sparse eyelashes Sparse eyebrow Absent underarm hair[nfed.org] A few days later, she confirmed her suspicions that Timmy had Menke’s kinky hair syndrome, a copper deficiency disease that caused the brain to deteriorate.[globalgenes.org] Steely hair disease; Menkes kinky hair syndrome; Kinky hair disease; Copper transport disease; Trichopoliodystrophy; X-linked copper deficiency Kaler SG, Packman S.[medlineplus.gov]

  • Tricho-Dento-Osseous Syndrome

    hair, Trichodental dysplasia, Trichodentoosseous syndrome, Ulnar mammary syndrome, and Weyer acrofacial dysostosis) Centro per le malattie cutanee ereditarie Istituto di[geneskin.org] […] hair disease Steely hair syndrome Steinert disease Steinert myotonic dystrophy Stem cell leukemia/lymphoma Sterile multifocal osteomyelitis with periostitis and pustulosis[csbg.cnb.csic.es] While enamel hypoplasia and taurodontism appear to be present in all TDO cases, non-dental features may be absent, with approximately half of TDO cases losing the kinky/curly[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Taurodontia Absent Teeth Sparse Hair

    Treatment - Taurodontia absent teeth sparse hair Not supplied. Resources - Taurodontia absent teeth sparse hair Not supplied.[checkorphan.org] […] mnk; menkes syndrome; steely hair disease; steely hair syndrome; trichopoliodystrophy; x-linked copper deficiency Related symptoms: Intellectual disability Seizures Global[mendelian.co] […] hair as infants, no unaffected subjects had kinky or curly hair.[dna2.leeds.ac.uk]

  • Spondyloepimetaphyseal Dysplasia-Hypotrichosis Syndrome

    An unknown spondyloepimetaphyseal dysplasia with a positive sweat chloride test, sparse hair and mild facial dysmorphism. Clin. Dysmorph. 3: 309-317, 1994.[omim.org] Helena dysplasia NPR2 Stapes ankylosis with broad thumb and toes (SABTS) NOG Steely hair disease ATP7A del dup Stickler sydrome COL2A1 del, COL11A1 del, COL11A2, COL9A1, COL9A2[uniklinik-freiburg.de] […] syndrome MASS syndrome Meacham syndrome Meckel syndrome, type 4 MECP2 duplication syndrome Melanoma, cutaneous malignant 5 Melnick-Fraser syndrome Meningioma, familial Menkes kinky-hair[pentacorelab.hu]

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