Pterygium colli mental retardation digital anomalies

Overview

A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by mental retardation, webbed neck and finger abnormalities.

Symptoms

* Webbed neck
* Mental retardation
* Finger abnormalities
* Wide set eyes
* High arched eyebrows
* Short head
* Reduced muscle tone
* Prominent ears
* Broad ends of fingers
* Droopy eyelids
* Upslanted space between eyelids
* Narrow forehead
* Abnormally positioned thumb
* Underdeveloped thumb
* Hyperextensible joints

Causes

* Noonan’s syndrome
* Chromosome 18 trisomy syndrome
* Multiple pterygium syndrome
* Wildervanck’s syndrome
* Fetal akinesia-hypokinesia sequence
* Chromosome 9 trisomy syndrome
* Cardiofaciocutaneous syndrome
* Four X syndrome
* Turner’s syndrome

Diagnosis

* Concentration Testing
* ADHD Testing
* Mental Health Testing:
– Emotional Stress Tests