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91 Possible Causes for Wrist Biting

  • Insect Bite

    To that end, the female mosquitoes prefer to bite ankles and wrists, where blood vessels are nearer to the skin’s surface. Ever noticed where you get bitten?[almanac.com] Read more about mosquito bites .[orkin.com] Why Do Mosquito Bites Itch? When a mosquito bites you, it injects a small amount of saliva into the wound to stop your blood from clotting.[almanac.com]

  • Smith-Magenis Syndrome

    In addition to head banging, affected children may develop other self-injurious behavior such as hand biting, face slapping, skin picking, and wrist biting.[rarediseases.org] Head banging, hand, wrist or finger biting are present. Onychotyllomania is not observed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Self-Inflicted Injury

    Forms of superficial self-mutilation commonly encountered include chewing fingers, biting lips, pulling hair (including eyelashes), and burning skin.[nature.com] Stereotypical self-mutilation frequently occurs as repetitive fixed behaviour, commonly in institutionalised retards. 20 , 21 The major self-mutilation includes wrist-slashing[nature.com]

  • Lesch Nyhan Syndrome

    Lesch-Nyhan syndrome (LNS) is a rare disorder of metabolism caused by a defective gene on the X chromosome. It is typically characterized by choreoathetosis, hypertonia, hyperreflexia, and self-mutilation. The present study is a 4-year follow-up investigation of the cognitive status of six subjects with a mean age[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cornelia De Lange Syndrome

    It took various forms, only 30% restricting themselves to one site, and consisted predominantly of finger biting, head banging or scratching and, less commonly, wrist biting[adc.bmj.com]

  • Monosomy 1p36 Syndrome

    Psychologically Physically Developmentally Other Symptoms Wrist Biting Temper Outburst Banging/ Throwing Things self-injurious behaviours head-banging BEHAVIOUR PROBLEMS DELAYED[prezi.com] Some of these include temper outbursts, banging or throwing objects, striking people, screaming episodes, and self-injurious behavior (wrist biting, head striking/banging)[en.wikipedia.org] biting, head striking). 6 9 13 Autistic behaviour has also been noted. 3 9 19 OPHTHALMOLOGICAL AND AUDITORY SYSTEMS In one study, visual abnormalities were found in six out[jmg.bmj.com]

  • Rabies

    Child had dog-bite at the wrist, and developed hyperactivity, hydrophobia and hyperventilation 2 months post bite.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Autosomal Dominant Myopia 17

    In addition to head banging, affected children may develop other self-injurious behavior such as hand biting, face slapping, skin picking, and wrist biting.[rarediseases.org]

  • 17q11 Microdeletion Syndrome

    In addition to head banging, affected children may develop other self-injurious behavior such as hand biting, face slapping, skin picking, and wrist biting.[rarediseases.org]

  • Animal Bite

    Child had dog-bite at the wrist, and developed hyperactivity, hydrophobia and hyperventilation 2 months post bite.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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