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Glossary for Hypomelanosis of Ito

  • Chromosome 7, trisomy mosaic: A very rare chromosomal disorder where there is an extra copy of chromosome 7 in some of the body's cells. Most cases with this chromosomal abnormality have no clinical symptoms. The presence of abnormalities in some cases is dependent on which body cells contain the chromosomal defect.
  • Coarse facial features: The occurrence of coarse feature on ones face
  • Cognitive impairment: General loss of mental or cognitive ability
  • Deafness: Inability to hear sounds.
  • Eye and vision conditions: Medical conditions affecting the eyes or the vision systems.
  • Eye symptoms: Symptoms affecting the eye
  • Genetic Disease: Any disease that is handed down to oneself through the chromosomes of ones parents
  • Headache: In medicine a headache or cephalalgia is a symptom of a number of different conditions of the head and sometimes neck. Some of the causes are benign while others are medical emergencies. It ranks among the most common pain complaints
  • Large head: When a person has a larger than average head
  • Mental retardation: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by mental retardation, hypogonadism, diabetes and facial and skull abnormalities.
  • Nervous system conditions: Diseases affecting the nerves and the nervous system.
  • Seizures: A rare syndrome characterized by mental retardation, seizures and high levels of hydroxylysine in the urine.
  • Skin conditions: Any condition that affects the skin
  • Trisomy 7 mosaicism: A very rare chromosomal disorder where there is an extra copy of chromosome 7 in some of the body's cells. Most cases with this chromosomal abnormality have no clinical symptoms. The presence of abnormalities in some cases is dependent on which body cells contain the chromosomal defect.
  • Visual problems: Any problems which might occur that affect ones vision

 

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