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1,163 Possible Causes for Tall Stature

  • Endocrine Dysfunction

    […] due to endocrine disorder E344Constitutional tall stature E3450Androgen insensitivity syndrome, unspecified E3451Complete androgen insensitivity syndrome E3452Partial androgen[cms.gov] E319Polyglandular dysfunction, unspecified E340Carcinoid syndrome E341Other hypersecretion of intestinal hormones E342Ectopic hormone secretion, not elsewhere classified E343Short stature[cms.gov]

  • Acromegaly

    stature 2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Applicable To Constitutional gigantism E34.4 ) constitutional tall stature ( ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E34.4 Constitutional[icd10data.com] The same excess of growth hormone in individuals whose epiphyses have not fused will result in gigantism (excessively tall stature).[radiopaedia.org] In children, the same condition causes extreme tall stature (gigantism). People aged between 30 and 50 years are most commonly affected.[betterhealth.vic.gov.au]

  • Klinefelter Syndrome

    Physical examination revealed tall stature, thin built, small testes size, and absence of beard and pubic hairs.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Three main clinical signs should suggest the diagnosis in a child: small testes, tall stature, and mental retardation or learning problems.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] KS typical symptoms include tall stature, gynecomastia, broad hips, hypogonadism and absent spermatogenesis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Marfan Syndrome

    A nine-year-old girl was referred to our pediatric endocrinology clinic for tall stature.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Her father, aunt and grandfather were of tall stature, characteristic of Marfan syndrome. On systemic evaluation, the patient was diagnosed as Marfan syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This variant has been previously reported in association with some skeletal features of Marfan syndrome in the absence of both tall stature and non-skeletal features.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Gigantism

    This boy appears likely to have neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) which raises the question of subtle GH excess in NF1 patients with tall stature.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A large pituitary adenoma with suprasellar extension was diagnosed in a 12-year-old girl with progressive tall stature (178 cm), GH hypersecretion without suppression during[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] stature 2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Applicable To Constitutional gigantism E34.4 ) constitutional tall stature ( ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E34.4 Constitutional[icd10data.com]

  • X-Linked Intellectual Disability Type Snyder

    Decreased body height Small stature [ more ] 0004322 Talipes equinovarus Club feet Club foot Clubfeet Clubfoot [ more ] 0001762 Tall stature Increased body height 0000098[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] Tall stature MedGen UID: 69137 • Concept ID: C0241240 • Finding A height above that which is expected according to age and gender norms.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Laryngomalacia Pulmonary arterial hypertension Hypertriglyceridemia Abnormality of the ribs Tachycardia Bilateral cryptorchidism Dyspnea Diabetes mellitus Disproportionate tall[mendelian.co]

  • Marshall-Smith Syndrome

    stature Increased body height 0000098 Thick eyebrow Bushy eyebrows Dense eyebrow Heavy eyebrows Prominent eyebrows Thick eyebrows [ more ] 0000574 Umbilical hernia 0001537[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] […] delay and acanthosis nigricans (SADDAN)ADSee 1876004p16.3 FGFR3 FGFR3 AchondroplasiaAD1008004p16.3 FGFR3 FGFR3 HypochondroplasiaAD1460004p16.3 FGFR3 FGFR3 Camptodactyly, tall[onlinelibrary.wiley.com] 0009882 Short mandibular rami 0003778 Short philtrum 0000322 Short sternum 0000879 Sporadic No previous family history 0003745 Synophrys Monobrow Unibrow [ more ] 0000664 Tall[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

  • Luteinizing Hormone Deficiency

    Signs and symptoms of excess GH In children (gigantism): Abnormally rapid growth Very tall stature Painful joints Excessive sweating.[innerbody.com]

  • Klinefelter's Syndrome with XY/XXY Mosaic

    stature with eunuchoid features, and psychosocial morbidity. 1 3 How common is Klinefelter’s syndrome?[bmj.com] They tend to have tall stature and long legs and may have difficulties with speech and language development. Gynecomastia may be present.[icd10data.com] Men may have a small penis and testicles, enlarged breast tissue, low bone density, fatigue, quiet character and tall stature with long legs, short torso and broad hips.[news-medical.net]

  • Spontaneous Pneumothorax

    Risk Factors See Primary Spontaneous Pneumothorax regarding body habitus Tall Stature Low BMI See Secondary causes above Tobacco Abuse Increases the risk of both primary and[fpnotebook.com] Tall stature and low body mass index are also associated with higher rates of PSP.[karger.com] (tall, thin) Familial pneumothorax Genetic disorders To elaborate, PSP is strongly related to smoking in both sexes; with the risk increasing by more than 20-fold in men[thoracicgroup.com]

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