Internet resources on various conditions producing short stature.
[OCOSH Code: D004392 185797004 Q77 BD_DBD_DWF]
- Achondroplasia (14)
- Disproportionate short stature
MeSH Search Term "Achondroplasia"[mesh]
ICD-10 Code Q77.4 Achondroplasia
SNOMED-CT term Achondroplasia (disorder) Concept ID: 86268005
OCOSH Code: D000130 86268005 Q77.4 bd_dbd_dwf_ac
- Cockayne Syndrome (4)
- A syndrome characterized by multiple system abnormalities including DWARFISM; PHOTOSENSITIVITY DISORDERS; PREMATURE AGING; and HEARING LOSS
MeSH Term "Cockayne Syndrome"[mesh]
ICD-10 Code Q87.1 Congenital malformation syndromes predominantly associated with short stature
Cockayne syndrome (disorder) Concept ID: 21086008
OCOSH Code: D003057 21086008 Q87.1 BD_DBD_DWF_CS
- Dwarfism Patient Information (3)
- Patient Information and support for short stature in general
OCOSH Code C05.116.099.343_bd_dbd_dwf
OCOSH Code: C05.116.099.343_bd_dbd_dwf
- Thanatophoric Dysplasia (1)
- aka Thanatophoric dwarfism. Usually fatal early in life.
MeSH Term "Thanatophoric Dysplasia"[mesh]
ICD-10 Code Q77.1 Thanatophoric short stature
SNOMED-CT term Thanatophoric dysplasia (disorder) Concept ID: 29352008
Synonyms - Thanatophoric dysplasia
Thanatophoric dwarfism syndrome
Thanatophoric dysplasia (disorder)
TD - Thanatophoric dwarfism
OCOSH Code: D013796 29352008 Q77.1 BD_DBD_DWF_TD
short-limbed dwarfism ("diastrophic" means twisted, thus scoliosis)
* short flared metaphyses with flattened epiphyses in tubular bones of extremities
* equinovarus deformity of feet -- major joints subluxed
* spine: kyphoscoliosis with gradual decrease in interpediculate distance toward caudal end of L-spine
Added: Thu Jan 31 2002
Synonyms and related keywords: classic diastrophic dysplasia, mild diastrophic dysplasia, skeletal dysplasia, diastrophic variants, cherub dwarf, diastrophic dwarfism, dwarfing, diastrophic nanism syndrome, achondroplasia with clubfeet, diastrophic variant, arthrogryposis multiplex congenita, DTDST gene
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Added: Mon Aug 06 2007
Background: Dwarfism is a commonly used term for disproportionately short stature, although a more medically appropriate term for this disorder is skeletal dysplasia. Short stature is defined as height that is 3 or more standard deviations below the mean height for age. If short stature is proportional, the condition may...
Added: Mon Dec 18 2006
Synonyms and related keywords: skeletal dysplasia, disproportional short stature, short stature, dwarfism, osteochondrodysplasias, thanatophoric dysplasia, achondroplasia, osteogenesis imperfecta, achondrogenesis, chondrodysplasia punctata, homozygous achondroplasia, chondrodysplasia punctata, camptomelic dysplasia, congenital lethal hypophosphatasia, perinatal lethal type of osteogenesis imperfecta, short-rib polydactyly syndromes, hypochondroplasia, rhizomelic type of chondrodysplasia punctata, Jansen-type metaphyseal dysplasia, spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia...
Added: Mon Aug 06 2007