EEC syndrome


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EEC syndrome

an autosomal-dominant syndrome involving both ectodermal and mesodermal tissues, with ectodermal dysplasia associated with hypopigmentation of skin and hair, scanty hair and eyebrows, absence of lashes, nail dystrophy, small or missing teeth, missing digits, and cleft lip and palate. Also called ectrodactyly-ectodermal dysplasia-clefting syndrome.
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The three cardinal symptoms of the EEC syndrome are ectrodactyly, ectodermal dysplasia, and clefting.
We are aware of only two other reports of the EEC syndrome associated with a ventricular septal defect [19, 20].
Maas SM, de Jong T, Buss P and Hennekam RCM: EEC Syndrome and genitourinary anomalies: An update.
Rudiger RA, Haase W and Passarge E: Association of ectrodactyly, ectodermal dysplasia, and cleft lip-palate: the EEC syndrome.