Short nose

A short nose may be normal variation (i.e. a normal nose) or it may occur in a number of congenital syndromes. Similar symptoms include snub nose, flat nose (e.g. flat nasal bridge), rounded nose tip, or other nose abnormality. Read more about: Congenital nose abnormality, Nose defects, Nose symptoms ...

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Summary: Distance from nasion to subnasale more than two standard deviations below the mean, or alternatively, an apparently decreased length from the nasal root to the nasal tip. ...1,2

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Causes of Short nose

Some of the causes of the condition may include: Causes of Short Nose:

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Causes List for Short nose

Possible causes of Short nose (or similar symptoms) may include:4

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  1. [from HPO]
  2. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): gtr/ conditions/ CN002885/ 
  3. Source: Human Phenotype Ontology
  4. Source: Algorithmically Generated List

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