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Pfeiffer syndrome

Orpha number ORPHA710
Synonym(s) ACS5
Acrocephalosyndactyly type 5
Prevalence 1-9 / 100 000
Inheritance Autosomal dominant
Age of onset Neonatal
  • Q87.0
  • C2931888
  • C538582
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Pfeiffer syndrome (PS) is a frequent form of acrocephalosyndactyly (see this term), a group of rare genetic syndromes, and is characterized by variable degrees of bicoronal craniosynostosis, variable hand and foot malformations, and various other associated manifestations.

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Review article
  • EN (2006)
Clinical genetics review
  • EN (2011)
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