Peripheral dysostosis is a rare primary bone dysplasia characterized by cone-shaped epiphyses of the phalanges hyperextensibility and hyperflexibility of the fingers and marked delay in ossification of hand bones. Short-limbed short stature very stubby short fingers and toes flat face and nose and a large skull may also be associated. There have been no further descriptions in the literature since 1980.
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