Baraitser, M.

(redirected from Baraitser syndrome I)


M., 20th century English pediatrician.
Baraitser syndrome I - rare autosomal recessive disorder presenting with total scalp alopecia, absent eyelash and eyebrows, and mental retardation.
Baraitser syndrome II - rare disorder presenting with low birth weight, short stature, mental retardation, multiple pigmented nevi, and birdlike facies. Lack of facial subcutaneous fat gives appearance of premature aging.