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Ectrodactyly, ectodermal dysplasia and cleft palate (EEC syndrome). Report of a family and review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1261073     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A family is described in which a father and son are affected with ectrodactyly, ectodermal dysplasia and cleft palate. This particular constellation of major malformations may constitute a variant form of the EEC syndrome which characteristically includes cleft lip with or without cleft palate. From a review of the cases previously reported in the literature, autosomal dominant inheritance is the most likely mode of transmission of these conditions.
Authors:
A Rosenmann; T Shapira; M M Cohen
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Clinical genetics     Volume:  9     ISSN:  0009-9163     ISO Abbreviation:  Clin. Genet.     Publication Date:  1976 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1976-07-06     Completed Date:  1976-07-06     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0253664     Medline TA:  Clin Genet     Country:  DENMARK    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  347-53     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Abnormalities, Multiple / genetics
Adult
Cleft Palate / genetics*
Ectodermal Dysplasia / genetics*
Fingers / abnormalities*
Humans
Infant
Male
Syndrome
Toes / abnormalities*

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