Synonyms: Acroosteolysis dominant type | Acroosteolysis with osteoporosis and changes in skull and mandible | Arthrodentoosteodysplasia | Cheney syndrome
A rare autosomal dominant skeletal disorder characterized by progressive bone resorption in the distal phalanges (acro-osteolysis) progressive osteoporosis distinct craniofacial changes dental anomalies and occasional association with renal abnormalities.
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