Acromesomelic dysplasia, Maroteaux type

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Acromesomelic dysplasia, Maroteaux type

A rare autosomal recessive acromesomelic dysplasia characterized by severe dwarfism (adult height <120 cm) both axial and appendicular involvement (shortening of the middle and distal segments of limbs and vertebral shortening) and with normal facial appearance and intelligence. It is a less severe form than acromesomelic dysplasia Grebe type and acromesomelic dysplasia Hunter-Thomson type .

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