Cri-Du-Chat Syndrome

Science / Genetics / Cri-Du-Chat Syndrome: A chromosomal condition (monosomy 5p). Name comes from the distinctive mewing cry of affected infants: characterized by significant mental deficiency, low birthweight, failure to thrive and short stature: deletion of a small section of the short arm of chromosome 5.

Parked Motorcycle Syndrome (PMS)

Technology / Motorcycle / Parked Motorcycle Syndrome (PMS): PMS is defined as Parked Motorcycle Syndrome. This is a common disease that occurs in the winter when a rider is unable to take his/her motorcycle out for a ride and is forced to think about things ot MORE

Prader-Willi Syndrome

Science / Genetics / Prader-Willi Syndrome: A condition characterized by obesity and insatiable appetite, mental deficiency, small genitals, and short stature. May be deletion of #15 chromosome. MORE

Proteus Syndrome

Science / Genetics / Proteus Syndrome: A condition characterized by distorted asymmetric growth of the body and enlarged head, enlarged feet, multiple nevi on the skin: mode of inheritance is unknown. MORE

Noonan Syndrome

Science / Genetics / Noonan Syndrome: A condition characterized by short stature and ovarian or testicular dysfunction, mental deficiency, and lesions of the heart. MORE

Marfan Syndrome

Science / Genetics / Marfan Syndrome: Autosomal dominant condition of connective tissue: affects the skeletal, ocular and cardiovascular systems. MORE

Klüver Bucy Syndrome

Science / Psychiatry / Klüver Bucy Syndrome: Placidity, hyperorality, hypersexuality, hyperphagia MORE