Blocking Enzymes In Hair Follicles Promotes Hair Growth
The study raises the possibility that JAK inhibitors could be used to restore hair growth in forms of hair loss induced by male pattern baldness, and other types of hair loss that occur when hair foll...
6 Shampoos To Use If You're Worried About Hair Loss
The majority of men deal with hair loss. In fact, two-thirds of American men will experience some sort of hair loss by the time they're 35 years old, according to the American Hair Loss Association. M...
Xanthochromism
Xanthochromism (also called xanthochroism or xanthism) is an unusually yellow pigmentation in an animal. It is often associated with the lack of usual red pigmentation and its replacement with yellow....
Blocking Enzymes In Hair Follicles Promotes Hair Growth
The study raises the possibility that JAK inhibitors could be used to restore hair growth in forms of hair loss induced by male pattern baldness, and other types of hair loss that occur when hair foll...
2q37 deletion syndrome
2q37 deletion syndrome is a disorder caused by the deletion of a small piece of chromosome 2.It has been associated with Wilms' tumor and brachydactyly.
Dentinogenesis imperfecta
Dentinogenesis imperfecta (DI) is a genetic disorder of tooth development. This condition is a type of dentin dysplasia that causes teeth to be discolored (most often a blue-gray or yellow-brown color...
Riegle Report
The Riegle Report, officially titled "U.S. Chemical and Biological Warfare-Related Dual Use Exports to Iraq and their Possible Impact on the Health Consequences of the Gulf War", summarized testimony ...
Khamisiyah
Khamisiyah (Arabic: الخميسية‎ Khamisiyah) is an area in southern Iraq located approximately 350 km south east of Baghdad, 200 km north-west of Kuwait City and 270 km north of ...
Lethal white syndrome
Lethal white syndrome (LWS), also called overo lethal white syndrome (OLWS), lethal white overo (LWO), and overo lethal white foal syndrome (OLWFS), is an autosomal genetic disorder most prevalent in ...
Androgenic alopecia
Androgenic alopecia (also known as androgenetic alopecia, alopecia androgenetica, or male pattern baldness) is hair loss that occurs due to an underlying susceptibility of hair follicles to androgenic...
Ring chromosome 14 syndrome
Ring chromosome 14 syndrome is a very rare human chromosome abnormality. It occurs when one or both of the telomeres that mark the ends of chromosome 14 are lost allowing the now uncapped ends to fuse...
Tetrasomy 9p
Tetrasomy 9p is a rare genetic disease due to the inclusion of an isochromosome of the short arm of chromosome 9 (9p). It is generally a mosaic condition.
Singleton Merten syndrome
Singleton Merten Syndrome is an autosomal dominate genetic disorder with variable expression with an onset of symptoms during childhood.
Clinical: Patients often present with a history of fever of...
Frontotemporal dementia and parkinsonism linked to chromosome 17
Frontotemporal dementia and parkinsonism linked to chromosome 17 (FTDP-17) is an autosomal dominant neurodegenerative disorder, which has three cardinal features: behavioral and personality changes, c...
Microorchidism
Microorchidism is a genetic disorder found in males, characterized by abnormally small testes. The condition is associated with (and often secondary to) a number of other genetic disorders, including ...
Trisomy 9
Trisomy 9 is a chromosomal disorder caused by having three copies (trisomy) of chromosome number 9. It can appear with or without mosaicism.
Symptoms vary, but usually result in dysmorphisms in th...
SADDAN
SADDAN (severe achondroplasia with developmental delay and acanthosis nigricans) is a rare inherited disorder of bone growth characterized by skeletal, brain, and skin abnormalities.All people with th...
Amelanism
Amelanism (also known as amelanosis) is a pigmentation abnormality characterized by the lack of pigments called melanins, commonly associated with a genetic loss of tyrosinase function. Amelanism can ...
Chromosome 15q trisomy
Chromosome 15q trisomy is an extremely rare genetic disorder, caused by a chromosomal aberration in which there is an excess copy of the long ("q") arm of human chromosome 15. The disorder is also kno...
Fibular hemimelia
Fibular hemimelia or longitudinal fibular deficiency is "the congenital absence of the fibula and it is the most common congenital absence of long bone of the extremities." It is the shortening of ...
Aniridia ataxia renal agenesis psychomotor retardation
Aniridia ataxia renal agenesis psychomotor retardation is a rare genetic disorder characterized by missing irises of the eye, ataxia, psychomotor retardation and abnormal kidneys.
Impossible syndrome
Impossible Syndrome, or Chondrodysplasia situs inversus imperforate anus polydactyly, is a complex combination of human congenital malformations (birth defects). The malformations include chondrodysp...
Benjamin syndrome
Benjamin Syndrome (or Benjamin anemia) is a type of multiple congenital anomaly/mental retardation (MCA/MR) syndrome. It is characterized by hypochromic anemia with mental deficiency and various crani...
Experimental treatment of androgenic alopecia
The management of hair loss, also known as alopecia or baldness, may include medications, surgery, and fashion accessories.
Treatments for the various forms of hair loss have on moderate success. ...
Distal Trisomy 10q
Distal Trisomy 10q is a rare chromosomal disorder that causes slow postnatal growth and severe intellectual disability.Humans, like all sexually reproducing species, have somatic cells that are in dip...
8p23.1 duplication syndrome
8p23.1 duplication syndrome is a rare genetic disorder caused by a duplication of a region from human chromosome 8. This duplication syndrome has an estimated prevalence of 1 in 64,000 births and is ...
Melanism
Melanism is a development of the dark-colored pigment melanin in the skin or its appendages and is the opposite of albinism. Historically, it was also the medical term for black jaundice.The word mela...
Acytosiosis
Acytosiosis is a rare genetic disorder.
Acytosiosis is caused by an autosomal recessive mutation on Chromosome 9, which causes a defect in the enzyme Alpha-cytosinase.