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The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 35, Issue 10, pp 487–489 | Cite as

Acrocephalosyndactyly (Apert’s syndrome)

Report of a case
  • Shakuntala Saxena
  • Jagdish Sharma
  • Onkar Saxena
Case Reports

Summary

A case of Apert’s syndrome in a male child of fourteen years is described and the literature briefly reviewed.

Keywords

Cleft Palate Synostosis Interphalangeal Joint Polydactyly Syndactyly 
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Copyright information

© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 1968

Authors and Affiliations

  • Shakuntala Saxena
    • 1
  • Jagdish Sharma
    • 1
  • Onkar Saxena
    • 1
  1. 1.Bikaner

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