• spasms
  • As a result, people with hypoparathyroidism can experience paresthesia, an unpleasant tingling sensation around the mouth and in the hands and feet, as well as muscle cramps and severe spasms known as "tetany" that affect the hands and feet. (wikipedia.org)
  • features
  • However, as isolated GH deficiency could not explain all other concomitant features, such as severe lactic acidosis, hepatomegaly, impaired liver function, and hyperuricemia, the possibility of a combined defect was suggested. (degruyter.com)
  • forms
  • The five subtypes of primordial dwarfism are among the most severe forms of the 200 types of dwarfism, and some sources estimate that there are only 100 individuals in the world with the disorder. (wikipedia.org)
  • patient
  • Torsades de pointes can cause death, unless the patient can be medically or electrically cardioverted and returned to a normal cardiac rhythm. (wikipedia.org)