brachydactyly C

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brachydactyly C

GENETICS

A form (OMIM:113100) of brachydactyly, characterised by deformity of the middle and proximal phalanges of the 2nd and 3rd fingers, sometimes with hypersegmentation of the proximal phalanx. The ring finger may be essentially normal and project beyond the others. 

Synonym Brachydactyly—Haws type 

References http://www.genecards.org/cgi-bin/carddisp.pl?gene=GDF5

http://www.omim.org/entry/113100

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