DIFFERENT TYPES OF FACIES IN DIFFERENT CONDITIONS

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  1. Guest

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    A LIST OF DIFFERENT TYPES OF FACIES IN DIFFERENT CONDITIONS :

    1. Mask like facies = Parkinsonism.

    2. Elfin facies = William's syndrome.

    3. Moon facies = Cushing's syndrome.

    4. Snarling facies = Myasthenia gravis.

    5. Mitral facies = Mitral stenosis.

    6. Ashen grey facies = Myocardial Infarction.

    7. Mouse facies = Chronic Renal Failure (CRF)

    8. Adenoid facies = Adenoid hypertrophy.

    9. Leonine facies = Lepromatous leprosy .

    10. Bird facies = Pierre Robin syndrome.

    11. Mongoloid facies = Down's syndrome.

    12. Coarse facies = Most of the inborn errors of metabolism (IEM) viz. the muco- polysaccharidoses (MPS), mucolipidoses (ML), fucosidoses mannosidoses, sialidoses, aspartylglycosaminuria, generalised gangliosidosis(GMl ) and Austin's variant of metachromatic leukodystrophy due to multiple sulfatase deficiency (MLD-MSD) have similar appearing facies.

    13. Syphilitic facies = Congenital syphilis (dog jaw)

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