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pterygium syndrome

 

Definition: webbing of the neck, antecubital fossae, and popliteal fossae with flexion deformities of the limbs and anomalies of the vertebrae; autosomal dominant, autosomal recessive, and X-linked recessive inheritance have all been described.

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