Synonyms: MACS syndrome | Macrocephaly-alopecia-cutis laxa-scoliosis syndrome | RIN2 deficiency | Tall forehead-sparse hair-skin hyperextensibility-scoliosis syndrome
RIN2 syndrome formerly known as macrocephaly alopecia cutis laxa and scoliosis (MACS) syndrome is a very rare inherited connective tissue disorder characterized by macrocephaly sparse scalp hair soft-redundant and hyperextensible skin joint hypermobility and scoliosis. Patients have progressive facial coarsening with downslanted palpebral fissures upper eyelid fullness/infraorbital folds thick/everted vermillion gingival overgrowth and abnormal position of the teeth. Rarer manifestations such as abnormal high-pitched voice bronchiectasis hypergonadotropic hypergonadism and brachydactyly (see this term) have also been reported.
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