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Qazi-Markouizos syndrome

Synonym(s) Dysharmonic skeletal maturation-muscular fiber disproportion syndrome
Prevalence <1 / 1 000 000
Inheritance -
Age of onset Infancy
  • Q87.8
  • C2931142
  • C536259
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Disease definition

Qazi-Markouizos syndrome is characterised principally by non-progressive central hypotonia, chronic constipation, severe psychomotor retardation, abnormal dermatoglyphics, dysharmonic skeletal maturation and disproportionate muscle fibres. Seizures or an abnormal electroencephalograph were also reported. To date, the syndrome has been reported in three unrelated Puerto Rican boys.

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