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Anonymous asked in Social SciencePsychology · 1 decade ago

Is a protruding forehead really the sign of a more developed frontal lobe?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    No, it could mean the person may have one of these diseases:

    1. Achondroplasia

    A disorder characterized by problems with bone growth.

    2. Albers-Schonberg disease - malignant recessive form

    A rare disorder characterized primarily by increased bone density as old bone is not resorbed and replaced with new bone - is also known as marble bone disease. The malignant infantile form is the most severe form of this disorder and death usually occurs.

    3. Chitayat Meunier Hodgkinson syndrome

    A very rare syndrome characterized by face and finger abnormalities.

    4. Chitayat-Moore-Del Bigio syndrome

    A rare birth disorder characterized mainly by brain abnormalities, large head and facial anomalies.

    5. Complex 5 mitochondrial respiratory chain deficiency

    A rare genetic defect where an enzyme deficiency (ATP synthetase) disrupts cellular processes. Any of a variety of the components of the enzyme may be missing or defective and hence the clinical presentation and severity may vary. The deficiency may resul.

    6. Corneal anesthesia deafness intellectual deficit

    A very rare genetic disorder characterized distinctive facial features, ductus arteriosus, mental retardation and vision problems.

    7. Corneal anesthesia deafness mental retardation

    A very rare genetic disorder characterized distinctive facial features, ductus arteriosus, mental retardation and vision problems.

    8. Corneal hypesthesia deafness intellectual deficit

    A very rare genetic disorder characterized distinctive facial features, ductus arteriosus, mental retardation and vision problems.

    9. Cranioectodermal dysplasia

    A rare condition involving various congenital deformities such as short stature, long head, widely spaced eyes and teeth abnormalities.

    10. Craniofacial dyssynostosis

    A very rare syndrome characterized primarily by the premature fusion of certain skull bones which gives the head an abnormal shape and also causes unusual facial features.

    11. De Barsy Syndrome

    A rare inherited disorder characterized by loose, inelastic skin, involuntary limb movements, cloudy corneas and other abnormalities.

    12. GAPO syndrome

    A rare condition characterized by retarded growth, alopecia, otpic atrophy and failure of teeth to erupt.

    13. Hereditary pyropoikilocytosis

    A rare inherited condition where abnormal red blood cells are very sensitive to heat resulting in their destruction and hence, hemolytic anemia.

    14. Infantile multisystem inflammatory disease

    A rare autoinflammatory disease characterized by fever, rash, arthritic changes, eye problems and chronic meningitis.

    15. Intellectual handicap

    Any condition which affects ones intellect.

    16. NOMID syndrome

    A rare autoinflammatory disease characterized by fever, rash, arthritic changes, eye problems and chronic meningitis.

    17. Osteoglophonic dwarfism

    A form of dwarfism characterized by premature fusion of skull bones, short limbs and digits, facial abnormalities and bone development anomalies.

    18. Osteopathia striata, cranial sclerosis

    A rare disorder characterized by striations along most long bones as well as increased bone density in the skull which is associated with various craniofacial defects.

    19. Paget's disease of bone

    A chronic, slowly progressing bone disorder where the bone is destroyed rapidly and replaced by abnormal bone which is dense and fragile.

    20. Paget's disease, type 1

    A chronic, slowly progressing bone disorder where the bone is destroyed rapidly and replaced by abnormal bone which is dense and fragile. Type 1 is caused by a mutation on chromosome 6p21.3.

    21. Paget's disease, type 4

    A chronic, slowly progressing bone disorder where the bone is destroyed rapidly and replaced by abnormal bone which is dense and fragile. Type 1 is caused by a mutation on chromosome 5q31.

    22. Parkinsonism, early onset with mental retardation

    An early onset form of Parkinson's disease as well as mental retardation.

    23. Progeroid syndrome, neonatal

    A rare congenital condition characterized by poor growth, aged facial appearance, and mental retardation. Death occurs usually by 6 years of age.

    24. Ramos-Arroyo Syndrome

    A very rare genetic disorder characterized distinctive facial features, ductus arteriosus, mental retardation and vision problems.

    25. Ramos-ArroyoClark syndrome

    A very rare genetic disorder characterized distinctive facial features, ductus arteriosus, mental retardation and vision problems.

    26. Schinzel Giedion Syndrome

    A rare genetic disorder characterized by many skeletal and genital anomalies, unusual face, mental retardation and kidney malformations.

    27. Soto's Syndrome

    A rare hereditary disorder characterized by excessive growth during the first few years of life as well as various other mental and physical anomalies.

    28. Sponastrime dysplasia

    A rare genetic disorder involving severe skeletal changes that results in short limbs, dwarfism and spinal and facial bone abnormalities.

    29. Thieffry and Sorrell Dejerine syndrome

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  • shimp
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    4 years ago

    Im a Leo and it says I draw in a Capricorn When right down to earth, dependable, unswerving Capricorn meet you, they have met their fit. You are as moral as Capricorn, they usually admire your values. You also are ready to be a faithful and worrying associate on your Capricorn, even if instances are difficult. You are there to cheer up or encourage your Capricorn - which by no means is going unappreciated.

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Nope.

    Source(s): B.S. neurobiology.
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