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Beare's syndrome

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A syndrome characterized by pili torti, fragile nails, and mental redtardation. Inheritance is autosomal domnant.


  • J. M. Beare:
    Congenital pilar defect showing features of pili torti.
    British Journal of Dermatology, Oxford, 1952, 64: 366-372.

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