thrombocytopenia–absent radius syndrome

an autosomal recessive syndrome consisting of thrombocytopenia associated with absence or hypoplasia of the radius and sometimes congenital heart disease and renal anomalies. Called also TAR s.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • TAR syndrome — TAR stands for Thrombocytopenia (low blood platelets) and Aplasia (absence) of the Radius (the long bone on the thumb side of the forearm), features characterizing this syndrome. There is phocomelia (flipper limb) with the thumbs always present.… …   Medical dictionary

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