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Medical Term:

chondrodysplasia calcificans congenita


Definition: autosomal dominant inheritance characterized by asymmetric calcifications and dysplastic skeletal changes, less frequent occurrence of congenital cataracts and ichthyosis compared with other forms, and relatively good prognosis.

Synonym(s): Conradi disease, Conradi-Hünermann disease

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