Acromesomelic dysplasia, Grebe type
Synonyms: Chondrodysplasia, Grebe type
A rare autosomal recessive acromesomelic dysplasia characterized by severe dwarfism at birth abnormalities confined to limbs severe shortening and deformity of long bones fusion or absence of carpal and tarsal bones ball shaped fingers and occasionally polydactyly and absent joints. As seen in acromesomelic dysplasia Hunter-Thomson type and acromesomelic dysplasia Maroteaux Type facial features and intelligence are normal.
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Acromesomelic dysplasia, Grebe type?
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The Chandler Project
The Chandler Project (TCP) provides those affected with achondroplasia, and other forms of skeletal dysplasia (dwarfism), with the latest in pharmaceutical research and surgical advancements.
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