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The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 40, Issue 2, pp 66–68 | Cite as

Pyknodysostosis

Report of a case with platybasia and pyramidal tract signs
  • Indira Amla
  • S. Basavaraju
  • V. Manikyaraju
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Keywords

Osteopetrosis Anterior Fontanelle Dysostosis Autosomal Recessive Mode Neck Control 
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© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 1973

Authors and Affiliations

  • Indira Amla
    • 1
  • S. Basavaraju
    • 1
  • V. Manikyaraju
    • 1
  1. 1.Mysore

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