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Christian's syndrome II

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A familial syndrome of short stature, ridging of the metopic suture, fusion of cervical vertebrae, thoracic hemivertebrae, scoliosis, sacral hypoplasia, and short middle phalanges. Inheritance is X-linked.


  • J. C. Christian, et al:
    X-linked skeletal dysplasia with mental retardation.
    Clinical Genetics, Copenhagen, 1977, 11: 128-136.

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