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Short rib-polydactyly syndrome, Verma-Naumoff type

Disease definition

A rare ciliopathy with major skeletal involvement characterized by short ribs and extremely narrow thorax, severely shortened tubular bones with round metaphyseal ends and lateral spikes, and anomalies of multiple organs such as the heart, kidneys, liver, pancreas, intestine, and genitalia, with occasional occurrence of situs inversus totalis. Cleft lip/palate and polydactyly may also be present. The syndrome is fatal prenatally or in the perinatal period.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Short rib-polydactyly syndrome type 3
  • Prevalence: -
  • Inheritance: Autosomal recessive 
  • Age of onset: Antenatal, Neonatal
  • ICD-10: Q77.2
  • ICD-11: LD24.B0
  • OMIM: 613091  614091  615503  615633
  • UMLS: C0432197
  • MeSH: C537602
  • GARD: 4835
  • MedDRA: -
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