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Maroteaux's MEDTS syndrome

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A syndrome of moderate dwarfism, mainly affecting the trunk, with normal length of extremities. Frequently associated with arthrosis of the hips. Inheritance is autosomal recessive.Both sexes affected.


  • P. Maroteaux:
    Spondyloepiphyseal dysplasias and metatropic dwarfism.
    Birth Defects Original Article Series, New York, 1969, 5: 35-41.

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