Autosomal recessive brachyolmia
Synonyms: Brachyolmia, Hobaek/Toledo type
Brachyolmia recessive type is a form of brachyolmia (see this term) a group of rare genetic skeletal disorders characterized by short-trunked short stature with platyspondyly and scoliosis. Corneal opacities and precocious calcification of the costal cartilage are rare syndromic components. Premature pubarche may occur.
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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http: //www.orphadata.org. Data version September 2023.
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Autosomal recessive brachyolmia?
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