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Presbycusis

or age-related hearing loss, is the cumulative effect of aging on hearing.

2

Soto's syndrome is a

genetic disorder characterised by excessive physical growth in the first three years of life, macrocrania and mild mental retardation.

3

Russell-Silver syndrome is characterised by

short stature, facial and body asymmetry with a small triangular face.

4

Down's syndrome, and hypothyroidism are well known causes of `

short stature.

5

amaurosis fugax

painless transient monocular visual loss

6

fetor oris

halitosis

7

Zenker's diverticulum

pharyngeal pouch

8

Rett’s disorder.

is a neurodevelopmental disorder of the grey matter of the brain that almost exclusively affects females. The clinical features include small hands and feet and a deceleration of the rate of head growth

9

Dissociative fugue.

a rare psychiatric disorder characterized by reversible amnesia for personal identity, including the memories, personality and other identifying characteristics of individuality.

10

Hypertrophic pulmonary osteoarthropathy

Hypertrophic pulmonary osteoarthropathy is a rare disorder that is associated with severe clubbing.
This syndrome is most commonly seen in patients with bronchogenic carcinoma - 90% of cases are associated with bronchogenic carcinoma

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rigor mortis

A patient found with no vital signs of life with stiff limbs