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Crouzon syndrome-acanthosis nigricans syndrome

Disease definition

Crouzon syndrome with acanthosis nigricans (CAN) is a very rare, clinically heterogeneous form of faciocraniostenosis with Crouzon-like features and premature synostosis of cranial sutures (Crouzon disease, see this term), associated with acanthosis nigricans (AN; see this term).


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Crouzon-dermoskeletal syndrome
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant or Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Neonatal
  • ICD-10: Q75.1
  • ICD-11: LD24.GY
  • OMIM: 612247
  • UMLS: C2677099
  • MeSH: C567382
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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