Ellis-van Creveld syndrome


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chon·dro·ec·to·der·mal dys·pla·si·a

[MIM*225500]
triad of chondrodysplasia, ectodermal dysplasia, and polydactyly, with congenital heart defects in over half of patients; autosomal recessive inheritance; caused by a mutation in the EU gene on 4p. Maps to human chromosome 4p16.
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Ellis,

Richard White Bernhard, English physician, 1902-1966.
Ellis-van Creveld syndrome - triad of chondrodysplasia, ectodermal dysplasia, and polydactyly, with congenital heart defects in over half of patients. Synonym(s): chondroectodermal dysplasia

van Creveld,

Simon, Dutch pediatrician, 1894-1971.
Ellis-van Creveld syndrome - see under Ellis, Richard White Bernhard
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chon·dro·ec·to·der·mal dys·pla·si·a

(kon'drō-ek-tō-dĕr'măl dis-plā'zē-ă) [MIM*225500]
Disorder involving chondrodysplasia, ectodermal dysplasia, and polydactyly with congenital heart defects, dwarfism, and abnormalities in teeth, hair, and nails.
Synonym(s): Ellis-van Creveld syndrome.
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References in periodicals archive ?
Biren, "Ellis-van Creveld syndrome: dental, clinical, genetics and dermatoglyphic findings of a case," Journal of Clinical Pediatric Dentistry, vol.
Franco, "Oral manifestations in Ellis-van Creveld syndrome: report of a case and review of the literature," Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, vol.
Geddes, "Oral manifestations of chondroectodermal dysplasia (Ellis-van Creveld syndrome).
Ramos, "Chondroectodermal dysplasia (Ellis-van Creveld syndrome): a case report," European Journal of Orthodontics, vol.