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Saethre-Chotzen syndrome

A craniosynostosis syndrome (OMIM:101400) characterised by coronal synostosis, brachycephaly, low frontal hairline, facial asymmetry, hypertelorism, broad halluces and clinodactyly; about half of female patients with Saethre-Chotzen syndrome eventually develop breast cancer.

Molecular pathology
Caused by defects of TWIST1, which encodes a basic helix-loop-helix (bHLH) transcription factor, and FGFR2, which encodes fibroblast growth factor receptor.


n strain/counterstrain, an approach of applying pressure to certain tender points in the muscles or joints to decrease or remove the pain sensed at the point of palpation.
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