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Dahlberg-Borer-Newcomer syndrome

Disease definition

Dahlberg-Borer-Newcomer syndrome is a very rare ectodermal dysplasia syndrome, described in 2 adult brothers, characterized by the association of hypoparathyroidism, nephropathy, congenital lymphedema, mitral valve prolapse and brachytelephalangy. Additional features include mild facial dysmorphism, hyperthricoses, and nail abnormalities.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Dahlberg syndrome
    • Lymphedema-hypoparathyroidism syndrome
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal recessive or X-linked recessive 
  • Age of onset: Childhood
  • ICD-10: Q87.8
  • OMIM: 247410
  • UMLS: C1855477
  • MeSH: C535769
  • GARD: 237
  • MedDRA: -

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