Results 1 - 8 of 8 for Menkes "kinky-hair" syndrome
  1. Steely hair disease; Menkes kinky hair syndrome; Kinky hair disease ... Bone spurs Brittle, kinky hair Feeding difficulties Irritability ... Mental deterioration Pudgy, rosy cheeks Seizures Skeletal changes
  2. Genetics Home Reference: Menkes syndrome From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... ATP7A-Related Copper Transport Disorders Genetic Testing Registry: Menkes kinky-hair syndrome MedlinePlus Encyclopedia: Copper in diet MedlinePlus Encyclopedia: Menkes ...
  3. Copper Test (American Association for Clinical Chemistry)  
    ... copper test may be used to help diagnose Menkes kinky hair syndrome, a rare inherited disorder of copper transport dysfunction. ( ... results may include: Test Wilson Disease Copper Toxicity Menkes Disease (Kinky Hair Syndrome) Copper Deficiency Copper, blood Low but may be ...
  4. ... Chronic liver disease Intestinal malabsorption Malnutrition Menkes' syndrome (Menkes' kinky hair syndrome) -- very rare Nephrotic syndrome Wilson's copper storage disease ( ...
  5. ... be an underlying disorder such as hypothyroidism, argininosuccinicaciduria, Menkes' kinky hair syndrome, ectodermal dyspalsia, Netherton syndrome, or trichothiodystrophy.
  6. ... alcohols Excessive blow-drying Dry air (environmental dryness) Menkes kinky hair syndrome Malnutrition (for example, kwashiorkor disease ) Underactive parathyroid ( hypoparathyroidism ) ...
  7. ... have enough copper in the foods they eat. Menkes disease (kinky hair syndrome) is a very rare disorder of copper metabolism ...
  8. Menkes Disease From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development)  
    ... in the menu on the left. Common Names Kinky hair disease Menkes disease Menkes syndrome Steely hair disease Medical or Scientific Names Congenital ...
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