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Ear shapes

Ear shapes: Introduction

Ear shapes: Differences in the shape of the ears. See detailed information below for a list of 232 causes of Ear shapes, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Ear shapes

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Causes of Types of Ear shapes:

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Ear shapes: Symptom Checker

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Stories from Users for Ear shapes

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Message Boards for Ear shapes

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Diagnostic tests for Ear shapes:

Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Ear shapes. Some of these are listed below :

  • Physical examination
    • Inspect the nature of the shape and deformity of the ears
    • Look for any dysmorphic ( abnormality of shape) features of face and body - e.g. Down syndrome, Fragile X, Incontinentia pigmenti, DiGeorge's syndrome, Coffin-Lowry syndrome.
  • Cytogenetics for karyotyping - e.g. looking for genetic syndromes e.g. Down's syndrome, Fragile-X syndrome.
  • more tests...»

Ear shapes: Animations

Ear shapes: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Ear shapes may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Ear shapes

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Assessment Questionnaire: Questions your doctor may ask (and why!)

During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Ear shapes. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.

It is also very important to bring an up-to-date list of all of your all medical conditions, medications including dosages, and names of numbers of any specialist you see.

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Ear shapes: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Organs affected by Ear shapes:

The list of organs typically affected by Ear shapes may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Ear shapes

The list below shows some of the causes of Ear shapes mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Ear shapes?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Ear shapes. Of the 232 causes of Ear shapes that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 3 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 227 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Ear shapes:

The following list of conditions have 'Ear shapes' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Ear shapes?

Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Ear shapes, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

Classifications of Ear shapes:

Subtypes of Ear shapes:

Ear deformity (176 causes), Abnormal ears (57 causes), Cupped ears (33 causes)

Medical Conditions associated with Ear shapes:

Ear symptoms (1999 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

Symptoms related to Ear shapes:

Blue ear, Ear rash (22 causes), Ear pain (66 causes), Ear symptoms (1999 causes), 2-Hydroxyglutaricaciduria, 2p21 deletion syndrome, 3q deletion, 47 XYY syndrome, Adrenoleukodystrophy, Autosomal, Neonatal form

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