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Michels syndrome

Orpha number ORPHA2506
Synonym(s) Oculopalatoskeletal syndrome
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  • C0796059
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Michels syndrome is characterised by intellectual deficit, craniosynostosis, blepharophimosis, ptosis, epicanthus inversus and cleft lip and palate. Less than 10 cases have been reported. Skeletal manifestations (cranial asymmetry, abnormality of the occipital bone, radioulnar synostosis, short fingers) are observed in some patients. It is transmitted as an autosomal recessive trait.

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