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Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 18, Issue 1, pp 67–69 | Cite as

Acro-mesomelic dysplasia - a new type

Report of two siblings
  • L. Brahimi
  • L. Bacha
  • K. Kozlowski
  • R. Massen
  • M. Zenati
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Abstract

Two siblings who represent a new type of acro-mesomelic dysplasia are reported. The unique pattern of the acro-mesomelic hypoplastic/dysplastic changes allows us to designate them as a new syndrome.

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Public Health Unique Pattern 
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© Springer-Verlag 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Brahimi
    • 1
    • 2
  • L. Bacha
    • 1
    • 2
  • K. Kozlowski
    • 1
    • 2
  • R. Massen
    • 1
    • 2
  • M. Zenati
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Centre Medico-Pedagogique pour Handicapes Moteur, El-HarrachAlgerAlgeria
  2. 2.Royal Alexandra Hospital for ChildrenSydneyAustralia

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