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Glossary for Lacrimoauriculodentodigital syndrome

  • Conductive hearing loss: Hearing loss due to a defect in the external auditory canal or middle ear.
  • Cupped ears: Cupped ears are ears in which the cartilage attached to the head is rounded in the shape of a cup.
  • Decreased salivation: also known as sialoschesis, is a condition characterised by reduced secretion of saliva by the salivary glands
  • Dental caries: A destructive process causing decalcification of the tooth enamel leading to cavitation of the tooth
  • Dental conditions: Conditions that affect ones dentition
  • Dry mouth: A condition characterized by the sensation of a dry mouth
  • Ear and Hearing conditions: Medical conditions affecting the ears or the hearing systems.
  • Eating difficulty: A condition which is characterized by a difficulty eating ones food
  • Fifth finger clinodactyly: Fifth finger clinodactyly is a term that refers to an abnormal bend in the little finger (fifth finger) toward the ring finger (fourth finger).
  • Genetic Disease: Any disease that is handed down to oneself through the chromosomes of ones parents
  • Hand conditions: Any condition that affects the hand
  • Head Conditions: Conditions that affect the head
  • LADD Syndrome: A very rare genetic disorder characterized by ear, teeth and tear duct abnormalities.
  • Mouth conditions: Any condition that affects the mouth
  • Oral thrush: Candida fungal infection of the mouth.
  • Simple ears: Simple ears are a type of unusually ear formation that occurs with certain syndromes.
  • Syndactyly: Fusion of one or more fingers or toes. The digits may be joined simply by skin or the actual bones may be fused. The fusion may involve the whole digit or only a portion of it.
  • Triphalangeal thumb: A medical term used to describe a thumb which has three bones instead of the normal two. The anomaly can occur on its own (isolated triphalangeal thumb) or may be associated with other defects. Usually both thumbs are affected.


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