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spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia congenita

Friday 19 January 2007

Macroscopical synopsis

- large head
- flat face
- short neck
- short trunk
- moderately shortened extremities
- small vertebra
- oval vertebra
- vertically shortened ilia
- reniform ilia

Microscopical synopsis

- slightly disorganized physeal growth plate
- chondrocytic cytoplasmic inclusions in resting cartilage
- chondrocytic cytoplasmic inclusions in proliferation zone

See also

- osteochondrodysplasias

  • short-trunk chondrodysplasias