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Melhem-Fahl syndrome

Disease definition

Melhem-Fahl syndrome was described in two siblings born to consanguineous parents in 1985 and was characterized by the presence of 15 dorsal vertebrae and rib pairs. No other cases have been documented since the initial report.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: -
  • Age of onset: Neonatal
  • ICD-10: Q76.4
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C2931453
  • MeSH: C537238
  • GARD: 3462
  • MedDRA: -

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