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Microcephalic primordial dwarfism-insulin resistance syndrome

Disease definition

A rare genetic disease characterized by severe pre- and postnatal growth failure with short stature and microcephaly, facial dysmorphism (including a small jaw and prominent midface), severe insulin resistance, fatty liver, and hypertriglyceridemia developing in childhood, and primary gonadal failure. Mild global learning difficulties and acanthosis nigricans have also been reported.

ORPHA:436182

Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal recessive 
  • Age of onset: Neonatal, Infancy, Childhood
  • ICD-10: Q87.1
  • OMIM: 616541  617253
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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