Sakati-Nyhan syndrome

The Sakati-Nyhan syndrome, also known as Sakati-Nyhan-Tisdale syndrome or acrocephalosyndactly type III, is an extremely rare type of acrocephalopolysyndactyly.

Its main features include:

History and etymology

It was first described by Nadia Awni Sakati, William Leo Nyhan and W K Tisdale in 1971 1

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Article Information

rID: 17480
Section: Syndromes
Tags: stub, cases, refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Acrocephalopolysyndactly type III
  • ACPS III
  • Sakati syndrome
  • Sakati Nyhan syndrome
  • Sakati Nyhan Tisdale syndrome
  • Sakati-Nyhan-Tisdale syndrome

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