Nager acrofacial dysostosis

a congenital condition in which mandibulofacial dysostosis is associated with limb deformities consisting of absence of the radius, radioulnar synostosis, and hypoplasia or absence of the thumbs.

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  • Nager acrofacial dysostosis — is a congenital anomaly syndrome that may be characterized by accessory tragi.[1] Nager Syndrome displays several or all of the following characteristics: underdevelopment of the cheek and jaw area, down sloping of the opening of the eyes, lack… …   Wikipedia

  • Nager acrofacial dysostosis (syndrome) — Na·ger acrofacial dysostosis (syndrome) (nah zherґ) [Fйlix Robert Nager, Swiss otorhinolaryngologist, 1877–1959] see under dysostosis …   Medical dictionary

  • Acrofacial dysostosis, Nager type — The term Acrofacial Dysostosis was coined in 1948 by Nager and DeReynier. It describes a syndrome involving the skull and upper limbs. The most common form is the Nager type (NAFD) or Pre axial Acrofacial Dysostosis.The most common effects of… …   Wikipedia

  • Nager syndrome — Nager de Reynier syndrome Nager acrofacial dysostosis …   Medical dictionary

  • Nager-de Reynier syndrome — Na·ger de Rey·nier syndrome (nah zherґ də ra nyaґ) [F.R. Nager; Jean Pierre de Reynier, Swiss otologist, born 1914] Nager acrofacial dysostosis; see under dysostosis …   Medical dictionary

  • Nager syndrome — (or acrofacial dysostosis) is an extremely rare congenital defect that has only had around 90 documented cases to date (02/06/07). Only 25 or so of these people survived. With several or all of the following characteristics: underdevelopment of… …   Wikipedia

  • NAFD — Nager acrofacial dysostosis …   Medical dictionary

  • NAFD — • Nager acrofacial dysostosis …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • Miller syndrome — Classification and external resources OMIM #263750 This condition is also known as the Genee Wiedemann syndrome, Wildervanck Smith syndrome or postaxial acrofacial dystosis (POADS). The incidence of this condition is not known but it is… …   Wikipedia

  • Hearing loss with craniofacial syndromes — is a common occurrence. Many of these multianomaly disorders involve structural malformations of the outer or middle ear, making a significant hearing loss highly likely. Treacher Collins syndrome Individuals with Treacher Collins syndrome often… …   Wikipedia

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