Mesomelic Dwarfism: Campailla-Martinelli Type

  • E. Campailla
  • P. Maroteaux
Part of the Basic Life Sciences book series (BLSC, volume 48)


In the differential diagnosis of dwarfism, a new type of disease once often confused with achondroplasia has been described by Campailla and Martinelli.


Differential Diagnosis Sick Child Adult Height Mendelian Inheritance Skeletal Dysplasia 


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© Plenum Press, New York 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Campailla
    • 1
  • P. Maroteaux
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Dept. of RadiologyUniversity of TriesteItaly
  2. 2.Dept. of Medical Genetics, National Institute of Health and Medical ResearchSick Children’s HospitalParisFrance

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