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Acropectoral syndrome

Disease definition

Acro-pectoral syndrome is characterized by a combination of distal limb abnormalities (syndactyly of all fingers and toes, preaxial polydactyly in the feet and/or hands) and upper sternum malformations. It has been described in 22 patients from a six-generation Turkish family. It is transmitted as an autosomal dominant trait and the causative gene is located at 7q36.


  • Synonym(s):
    • ACRP syndrome
    • Syndactyly-preaxial polydactyly-sternal deformity syndrome
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant 
  • Age of onset: Infancy, Neonatal
  • ICD-10: Q74.0
  • OMIM: 605967
  • UMLS: C1853812
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 8485
  • MedDRA: -

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