hypogenitalism

hypogenitalism

 [hi″po-jen´ĭ-tah-lizm]
lack of sexual development because of deficient activity of the gonads; hypogonadism.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

hy·po·gen·i·tal·ism

(hī'pō-jen'i-tăl-izm),
Partial or complete failure of maturation of the genitalia; commonly, a consequence of hypogonadism.
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hypogenitalism

↓ External and/or internal reproductive plumbing, usually due to hypogonadism
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

hy·po·gen·i·tal·ism

(hī'pō-jen'i-tăl-izm)
Partial or complete failure of maturation of the genitalia; commonly, a consequence of hypogonadism.
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However, to the best of our knowledge, there has been only one previous report on 14q11.2 duplication with short stature and mild intellectual disorder, hypogenitalism, and retrognathia [4].
Duplication of 14q11.2 is characterized by a short stature and mild intellectual disability, hypogenitalism. A birth record showed the following signs or conditions: birth weight 2,350 g (<3rd centile), length 45 cm (<3rd centile), iris coloboma at the left eye, and retrognathia.
We stress the importance of suspecting PWS when there is a history of neonatal hypotonia, poor sucking, feeding problems during the first months of life and infancy, and later on features like short stature, hypogenitalism, hyperphagia, obesity, small hands and feet, kyphoscoliosis, respiratory problems, intellectual disability and behavioural problems developing.
In 1934, Biemond described a related entity, the Biemond II syndrome, characterized by short stature, iris coloboma, mental retardation, polydactyly, obesity, and hypogenitalism. (1)
Mental retardation was not present, and the diagnostic evaluation of hypogenitalism was inconclusive.
On the basis of a review of the literature & observations the following criteria is used for diagnosis of the Bardet-Biedl syndrome: Four of the five cardinal symptoms have to be present to qualify for this diagnosis, with the cardinal symptoms being tapetoretinal degeneration, mental retardation, obesity, polydactyly, and hypogenitalism.
Micro syndrome is associated with mental retardation, microcephaly, congenital cataract, microcornea, microphthalmia, agenesis/hypoplasia of the corpus callosum, and hypogenitalism.4 Our patient had clear lenses, and cerebral MRI showed normal corpus callosum.
Congenital cataract, microphthalmia, hypoplasia of corpus callosum and hypogenitalism: report and review of Micro syndrome.
Among the imprinting disorders, Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) (MIM 176270) is characterized by decreased fetal and neonatal activity, severe neonatal hypotonia, and hypogenitalism (16).
Common abnormalities were growth retardation, cafe-au-lait spots, hyperpigmentation, microcephaly, finger and thumb deformities Figure 1), Sprengel deformity, and hypogenitalism. These 39 patients were followed up from one month to 4.5 years median: 2.5 years) after diagnosis.
CD 12 / M hypogenitalism 8 -- pallor hepatomegaly (cm) splenomegaly (4cm) cafe-au-lait spots growth retardation microcephaly 4.