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Table 1 (abstract A12). Tall stature with normal appearance vs tall stature with abnormal appearance and dymorphisms

From: 74th Congress of the Italian Society of Pediatrics

Tall stature with normal appearance Tall stature with abnormal appearance and dymorphisms
Normal growth rate: Proportionate:
Height SDS-MPH SDS>2 SDS  Sotos
YES: Simple obesity  Weaver
  Aromatase deficiency,  Fragile X
  Oestrogen resistance  Smpson Golabi-Behmel
NO: Familial tall stature
Increased growth rate: Disproportionate:
with signs of puberty:  Marfan
  Precocious puberty  Homocystinuria
  Pseudoprecocious puberty  Klinefelter
  Late onset CAH  Beckwith- Wiedeman
without signs of puberty:  Triple X
  CAG  
  GH excess  
  Hyperthyroidism