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Table 3 Physical exam findings

From: Natural history of X-linked hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia: a 5-year follow-up study

Detected abnormalityNumber of affected individuals (%)
Male subjectsFemale subjects
Hypo-, oligo- or anodontia (for more details see Table 4)19 (100)5 (83)
Lack or absence of eyebrows19 (100)5 (83)
Dry skin19 (100)1 (17)
Hypo- or atrichia19 (100)0 (0)
Sparse eyelashes17 (89)0 (0)
Hypoplastic jaws16 (84)1 (17)
Dysplastic or protruding ear(s)16 (84)0 (0)
Frontal bossing16 (84)0 (0)
Eklabium12 (63)1 (17)
Eczematous skin10 (53)1 (17)
Supernumerary nipple and/or  nipples of different size5 (26)0 (0)
Initially retarded psychomotor development (later normal status)4 (21)0 (0)
Growth retardation2 (11)2 (33)
Conjunctivitis, inflamed lid margins2 (11)0 (0)