Atelosteogenesis

Last revised by Dr Henry Knipe on 19 May 2020

Atelosteogenesis refers to a heterogeneous group of lethal skeletal dysplasias that are characterized by aplasia/hypoplasia of the humeri, femora and spine. 

Pathology

Subtypes
  • atelosteogenesis type I (boomerang dysplasia)
  • atelosteogenesis type II
  • atelosteogenesis type III 4

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