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Waardenburg's syndrome III

Alternative eponyms

  • Waardenburg's anophthalmia syndrome

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A hereditary syndrome characterized by anophthalmia and limb abnormalities, mainly syndactyly.

Description

A hereditary syndrome, transmitted as an autosomal recessive trait, characterized by anophthalmia and limb abnormalities, mainly syndactyly.

Bibliography

  • P. J. Waardenburg:
    Autosomal-recessive anophthalmia with malformations of the hands and feet.
    In: P. J. Waardenburg, A. Franceschetti, D. Klein (editors): Genetics in ophthalmology. Assen, Royal van Gorcum, 1961, v. 1, p. 773.

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