Indian Pediatrics

, Volume 56, Issue 9, pp 792–794 | Cite as

Novel Nonsense Mutation in ASXL3 causing Bainbridge-Ropers Syndrome

  • Lingyan Qiao
  • Yusheng Liu
  • Juan Ge
  • Tang LiEmail author
Case Report



Bainbridge-Ropers syndrome is a rare autosomal dominant genetic disorder.

Case characteristics

A 26-day-old neonate presented with feeding difficulties, excessive sleeping, and hirsutism over forehead and lumbosacral skin.


Whole-exome sequencing identified a novel nonsense mutation.


We report a novel mutation in a Chinese neonate with Bainbridge-Ropers syndrome.


Hypersomnia Mutation Whole-exome sequencing 


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Funding: None.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Medical DepartmentQingdao UniversityQingdaoChina
  2. 2.Department of Pediatric Endocrinology and Genetic Metabolic DiseasesQingdao Women and Children’s HospitalQingdaoChina
  3. 3.Department of Pediatric SurgeryThe Affiliated Hospital of Qingdao UniversityQingdaoChina

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