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Rare autosomal disorder with mental retardation, syndactyly, oxycephaly, congenital heart defects, mild obesity, and hypogenitalism.
Synonym(s): Carpenter syndrome
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Car·pen·ter syn·drome(kahr'pĕn-tĕr sin'drōm)
The association of primary hypothyroidism, primary adrenocortical insufficiency, and diabetes mellitus.
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Carpenter,Charles J., U.S. immunologist, 1931–.
Carpenter syndrome - acrocephalopolysyndactyly.
Carpenter,George Alfred, English physician, 1859-1910.
Carpenter syndrome - the association of primary hypothyroidism, primary adrenocortical insufficiency, and diabetes mellitus.
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