Kyphomelic dysplasia

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Kyphomelic dysplasia

A rare primary bone dysplasia characterized radiologically by short stubby long bones severely angulated femurs and lesser bowing of other long bones (mild moderate or no bowing) short and wide iliac wings with horizontal acetabular roofs platyspondyly and a narrow thorax clinically manifesting with severe disproportionate short stature. Regression of femora angulation is observed with advancing age.

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