Achondroplasia

Case contributed by Dr Brendon Friesen

Patient Data

Age: 2 months
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

Classic features of achondroplasia.

Case Discussion

Achondroplasia. This is the most common dwarfism.

Characterised by rhizomelic (proximal) limb shortening.

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Case Information

rID: 28853
Case created: 16th Apr 2014
Last edited: 7th Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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