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Marden-Walker syndrome

Disease definition

Marden-Walker syndrome (MWS) is a malformation syndrome characterized by multiple joint contractures (arthrogryposis), a mask-like face with blepharophimosis, micrognathia, high-arched or cleft palate, low-set ears, decreased muscular bulk, kyphoscoliosis and arachnodactyly.

ORPHA:2461

  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal recessive 
  • Age of onset: Infancy, Neonatal
  • ICD-10: Q87.0
  • OMIM: 248700
  • UMLS: C0796033
  • MeSH: C535910
  • GARD: 6973
  • MedDRA: -

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