Nager Acrofacial Dysostosis

  • Harold Chen
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Nager acrofacial dysostosis, described by Nager and deRenier in 1948, is a mandibulofacial dysostosis associated with preaxial limb abnormalities. It is a very rare disorder with <100 reported cases by 2012 (Schlieve et al. 2012).


External Auditory Canal Orofacial Cleft Treacher Collins Syndrome Central Nervous System Anomaly Thoracolumbar Scoliosis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Perinatal and Clinical Genetics, Department of PediatricsLSU Health Sciences CenterShreveportUSA

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