What is Acrodysostosis?

A disorder in which the hands and feet are short with stubby fingers and toes. Growth retardation is progressive. Mental retardation and marked nasal hypoplasia are also present; autosomal dominant inheritance.

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what would cause a person to have small hands and feet...abnormally small?

doctor1 MD

Thanks for posting your query.
Abnormally small hands and feet are seen associated with genetic malformations or some syndromes like Rett syndrome...

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Can a person have a couple symptoms of Acrodysostosis and not have the other symptoms? I have abnormally small hands and feet and I m quite short...

doctor1 MD

Hi there ~

I would serious rethink about whether you have the condition - acrodysostosis as it is very very rare. The toes of the people with this...

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