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asphyxiating thoracic dystrophy


Definition: hereditary hypoplasia of the thorax, associated with pelvic skeletal abnormality.

Synonym(s): asphyxiating thoracic chondrodystrophy, asphyxiating thoracic dysplasia, Jeune syndrome, thoracic-pelvic-phalangeal dystrophy

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