Baller-Gerold syndrome


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Baller-Gerold syndrome

[bä′lər ga′rōlt]
Etymology: Friedrich Baller, German physician, 20th century; M. Gerold, German physician, 20th century
an autosomal-recessive syndrome characterized by premature fusion of cranial bones (craniosynostosis) and partial or complete absence of the radius. Missing and/or malformed fingers may also occur.

Baller,

Friedrich, 20th century German physician.
Baller-Gerold syndrome - autosomal recessive syndrome resulting in premature closing of skull sutures. Synonym(s): Gerold-Baller syndrome
Gerold-Baller syndrome - Synonym(s): Baller-Gerold syndrome

Gerold,

M., German physician.
Baller-Gerold syndrome - see under Baller
Gerold-Baller syndrome - Synonym(s): Baller-Gerold syndrome