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*  Seckel syndrome
It is characterized by intrauterine growth retardation and postnatal dwarfism with a small head, narrow bird-like face with a ... James Wynbrandt; Mark D. Ludman (February 2008). The encyclopedia of genetic disorders and birth defects. Infobase Publishing. ... is an extremely rare congenital nanosomic disorder. Inheritance is autosomal recessive. ...
*  Heritability of autism
Around 85% have a neurobehavioral diagnosis, including autism, ADHD, anxiety disorders, mood disorders, gross motor delay, and ... "A novel computational biostatistics approach implies impaired dephosphorylation of growth factor receptors as associated with ... and found that more than half of known autism genes are implicated in other disorders, suggesting that the other disorders may ... Risk of autistic disorder in affected offspring of mothers with a glutathione S-transferase P1 haplotype. Archives of ...
*  Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder controversies
"Understanding the risk of using medications for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder with respect to physical growth and ... have oppositional defiant disorder, and 44% to 55% of adolescents have conduct disorder. Learning disorders are found in 20% to ... Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Handbook: A Physician's Guide to ADHD (2nd ed.). New York, US: Springer. pp. 121-123, ... Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Handbook: A Physician's Guide to ADHD (2nd ed.). New York: Springer. pp. 111-113. ISBN ...
*  Comparison of bipolar disorder and schizophrenia
... mood stabilizer medications This is important to consider as mood stabilizers like lithium appear to have protective and growth ... Schizophrenia is a primary psychotic disorder, and bipolar disorder is a primary mood disorder but can also involve psychosis. ... Bipolar I disorder and schizophrenia each occur in approximately 1% of the population; schizoaffective disorder is estimated to ... Both schizophrenia and bipolar disorder are characterized as psychiatric disorders in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of ...
*  Hair follicle
Hair growth and disorders. Blume-Peytavi, Ulrike. Berlin: Springer. 2008. ISBN 9783540469117. OCLC 272298782. Gilhar, Amos; ... Growth cycles are controlled by a chemical signal like epidermal growth factor. DLX3 is a crucial regulator of hair follicle ... Of all mammals, humans have the longest growth phase of scalp hair compared to hair growth on other parts of the body. For ... The process of hair growth occurs in distinct sequential stages. The first stage is called anagen and is the active growth ...
*  Hybrid growth disorders
However, a hybrid growth disorder is not caused by cancer. Hybrid growth disorders are exhibited among a variety organisms, ... Hybrid growth disorders refer to reduced growth or overgrowth in an organism that is a hybrid of two different species. In some ... Hybrid growth disorders may be referred to as a growth dysplasia, especially when resulting in overgrowth, although this ... This would also explain why hybrid growth disorders often appear to affect one sex more than the other. Similarly, a study of ...
*  Mulibrey nanism
... is a rare autosomal recessive congenital disorder. It causes severe growth failure along with abnormalities of the heart, ... The disorder is inherited in an autosomal recessive manner. This means the defective gene responsible for the disorder is ... Growth disorders (2nd ed.). London: Hodder Arnold. ISBN 9780340812402. ... are required in order to be born with the disorder. The parents of an individual with an autosomal recessive disorder both ...
*  Services Hospital
Androgen disorders- testosterone deficiency and erectile dysfunction. Growth disorders and growth hormone replacement therapy. ... PITUITARY AND GROWTH CLINIC Patients with pituitary gland problems, adenoms, growth retardation etc. are seen on Saturday every ... EU & DMC is a purpose built facility to cater for the needs of diabetes and endocrine disorders. It was established in 2002 by ... Endocrinology Unit is committed to providing the highest level of care for the full spectrum of endocrine disorders. It has ...
*  Lisa Kruger
This growth disorder is also known as Madelung's deformity. Only, in Kruger's case, the disorder is caused by a trauma and is ...
*  Dwarfism
Those with bone growth disorders can sometimes be treated with surgery, or physical therapy. Hormone disorders can be treated ... Growth hormone deficiency (GHD) is a medical condition in which the body produces insufficient growth hormone. Growth hormone, ... If dwarfism is caused by a medical disorder, the person is referred to by the underlying diagnosed disorder. Disorders causing ... Children with this disorder may grow slowly and puberty may be delayed by several years or indefinitely. Growth hormone ...
*  Spondylocostal dysostosis
... is a rare, heritable axial skeleton growth disorder. It is characterized by widespread and sometimes ...
*  Fibromatosis
For children surgery is particularly difficult, given the potential for growth disorders. Treatment includes prompt radical ... an infiltrative growth pattern, and aggressive clinical behavior with frequent local recurrence. It is classed by the World ...
*  Ancient Celtic women
Growth disorders and vitamin deficiencies can be detected from the long bones. Coproliths (fossilised fecal matter) indicate ...
*  Henry Silver
Another growth disorder, Russell-Silver syndrome, is named in part after him. He was the co-author of a 1990 study which ... Silver coined the term deprivation dwarfism to describe stunted child growth in spite of voracious eating. After a study of ... "Lack of Parental Love May Stunt Growth". St. Petersburg Times. August 26, 1966. Retrieved May 11, 2013. "Silver-Russell ...
*  Sarah Reinertsen
She was born with proximal femoral focal deficiency, a bone-growth disorder; her affected leg was amputated above the knee at ...
*  Foal
This can trigger one of several possible growth disorders that can cause lifelong soundness problems. On the other hand, ... A sound diet improves growth and leads to a healthier adult animal, although genetics also plays a part. In the first weeks of ... In spite of rapid growth, a foal is too young to be ridden or driven. However, foals usually receive very basic horse training ... insufficient nutrition to mare or foal can cause stunted growth and other health problems for the foal as it gets older. It is ...
*  Pediatric endocrinology
The next most common problem is growth disorders, especially those amenable to growth hormone treatment. Pediatric ... Pediatric endocrinology (British: Paediatric) is a medical subspecialty dealing with disorders of the endocrine glands, such as ... variations of physical growth and sexual development in childhood, diabetes and many more. By age, pediatric endocrinologists, ... are usually the primary physicians involved in the medical care of infants and children with intersex disorders. The specialty ...
*  Horse care
Young horses who are improperly fed may develop growth disorders due to an imbalance of nutrients. Young horses may also ... There are many disorders that affect horses, including colic, laminitis, and internal parasites. Horses also can develop ...
*  Nazneen Rahman
Her primary areas of research are breast cancer susceptibility, childhood cancer susceptibility and human growth disorders. In ...
*  Red eye (medicine)
In some, there is a family history of corneal growth disorders which may be progressive with age. Much more commonly, misuse of ... episcleritis - most often a mild, inflammatory disorder of the 'white' of the eye unassociated with eye complications in ... List of eye diseases and disorders Ocular straylight Cronau, H; Kankanala, RR; Mauger, T (Jan 15, 2010). "Diagnosis and ... Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition, Text Revision (DSM-IV-TR). Washington D.C.: American ...
*  Bart de Graaff
This also caused a growth disorder which made him look like a twelve-year-old boy. In his career as a television presenter he ...
*  Marshall-Smith syndrome
... a newly recognized clinical growth disorder". J. Pediatr. 78 (1): 95-101. doi:10.1016/S0022-3476(71)80269-X. PMID 4321601. ... Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders clinical synopsis at Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM). Case report: Difficult ... In: The NORD Guide to Rare Disorders. (pp219-220) Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA. Butler MG (Apr 2004). " ... The syndrome is a rare clinical disorder. Physical Overgrowth Accelerated skeletal maturation Dysmorphic facial ...
*  Programmed cell death
Its role the disordered growth of tissue. A molecular characteristic of metastatic cells is their altered expression of several ... Programmed cell death in the CNS is not dependent on external growth factors but instead relies on intrinsically derived cues. ... Cowan, WN (2001). "Viktor Hamburger and Rita Levi-Montalcini: the path to the discovery of nerve growth factor". Annual Review ... The underlying idea that target cells secrete attractive or inducing factors and that their growth cones have a chemotactic ...
*  Richard B. Brewer
... guided development and commercialization of breakthrough drugs including human growth hormone for children's growth disorders; ...
*  National Cooperative Growth Study
... (NCGS) is the largest observational database in the U.S. of children with growth disorders. ... Started in 1985, NCGS was a long term longitudinal study following patients undergoing growth hormone treatment in North ...
*  Yessentuki
Fast growth of the Yessentuki health resort in the last third of the 19th and the early 20th centuries attracted famous ... health resort specialises in treatment of patients with diseases of digestion organs as well as those with metabolic disorder. ...
*  Finasteride
ISBN 978-94-011-4439-1. Blume-Peytavi U, Whiting DA, Trüeb RM (26 June 2008). Hair Growth and Disorders. Springer Science & ... It can also be used to treat excessive hair growth in women and as a part of hormone therapy for transgender women. It is taken ... Finasteride has been found to be effective in the treatment of hirsutism (excessive facial and/or body hair growth) in women. ... Altman LK (1 February 2017). "Donald Trump's Longtime Doctor Says President Takes Hair-Growth Drug". The New York Times. ...