Lethal Larsen-like syndrome
A rare developmental defect with connective tissue involvement characterized by multiple joint dislocations flattened facial appearance abnormal palmar creases laryngotracheomalacia and pulmonary hypoplasia. Additional signs may include a bifid tongue micrognathia non-immune hydrops fetalis and brain dysplasia. The disease is lethal shortly after birth due to respiratory insufficiency.
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