European Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 147, Issue 5, pp 547–549 | Cite as

Osteoglophonic dysplasia: a new case

  • H. Santos
  • P. Campos
  • R. Alves
  • A. Torrado
Case Reports

Abstract

A new case of osteoglophonic dysplasia is described in a Portuguese boy. The clinical and radiographic features are similar to the five previously described cases. The boy died suddenly at 10 months of age.

Key words

Skeletal dysplasia Dwarfism Craniosynostosis 

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© Springer-Verlag 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Santos
    • 1
  • P. Campos
    • 2
  • R. Alves
    • 1
  • A. Torrado
    • 1
  1. 1.Serviço de PediatriaUnidade de Genética 8Lisabon, CodexPortugal
  2. 2.Serviço de RadiologiaHospital Santa MariaLisabon, CodexPortugal

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