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Adams-Oliver syndrome

Disease definition

A rare disorder characterized by the combination of congenital limb abnormalities and scalp defects, often accompanied by skull ossification defects.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • AOS
    • Congenital scalp defects with distal limb anomalies
    • Congenital scalp defects with distal limb reduction anomalies
    • Limb, scalp and skull defects
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant or Autosomal recessive 
  • Age of onset: Neonatal
  • ICD-10: Q87.2
  • ICD-11: LD2F.1Y
  • OMIM: 100300  614219  614814  615297  616028  616589
  • UMLS: C0265268
  • MeSH: C538225
  • GARD: 5739
  • MedDRA: -

Detailed information

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