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Peripheral dysostosis

Disease definition

Peripheral dysostosis is a rare primary bone dysplasia characterized by cone-shaped epiphyses of the phalanges, hyperextensibility and hyperflexibility of the fingers and marked delay in ossification of hand bones. Short-limbed short stature, very stubby, short fingers and toes, flat face and nose and a large skull may also be associated. There have been no further descriptions in the literature since 1980.

ORPHA:1795

Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: -
  • Age of onset: Neonatal
  • ICD-10: Q74.8
  • OMIM: 170700
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -
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