Microcephalic osteodysplastic primordial dwarfism type II
Synonyms: MOPD type II | Majewski osteodysplastic primordial dwarfism type II
A rare bone disease and a form of microcephalic primordial dwarfism characterized by severe pre- and postnatal growth retardation with marked microcephaly in proportion to body size skeletal dysplasia abnormal dentition insulin resistance and increased risk for cerebrovascular disease.
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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http: //www.orphadata.org. Data version September 2023.
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