Craniofacial-deafness-hand syndrome

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Craniofacial-deafness-hand syndrome

Synonyms: CDHS | Craniofacial-hearing loss-hand syndrome | Sommer-Young-Wee-Frye syndrome

A rare autosomal dominant multiple congenital anomalies syndrome characterized by facial dysmorphism (flat facial profile with normal calvarium hypertelorism small downslanting palpebral fissures hypoplastic nose with button tip and slitlike nares and small pursed mouth) profound sensorineural deafness ulnar deviations and contractures of the hand. This disorder is allelic to Waardenburg syndrome and distinguished by the imaging findings and distinct facial features.

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