Marshall, R.E.

  • Peter Beighton
  • Greta Beighton


Marshall-Smith syndrome comprises motor and mental retardation, accelerated skeletal maturation and an unusual facies. The mode of inheritance is uncertain.


Lynch Syndrome Retinitis Pigmentosa Cerebellar Ataxia Chondrodysplasia Punctata Coarse Facies 
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  1. Marshall RE, Graham CB, Scott CR, Smith DW (1971) Syndrome of accelerated skeletal maturation and relative failure to thrive: a newly recognized clinical growth disorder. J Pediatr 78: 95–101PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter Beighton
    • 1
  • Greta Beighton
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Human GeneticsUniversity of Cape Town Medical SchoolSouth Africa

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