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Medical Term:

trisomy 8 syndrome

 

Definition: the full trisomy 8 is usually associated with early lethality, but most affected individuals are mosaic with craniofacial dysmorphism; short, wide neck; narrow cylindric trunk; multiple joint and digital abnormalities; and deep creases of the palms and soles.

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