Diastrophic dysplasia

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Synonyms: Diastrophic dwarfism

A rare disorder marked by short stature with short extremities (final adult height is 120cm +/- 10cm) and joint malformations leading to multiple joint contractures (principally involving the shoulders elbows interphalangeal joints and hips).

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