fetal face syndrome

fe·tal face syn·drome

a syndrome of facies resembling an early fetus with short forearms, and genital hypoplasia at birth, but without evidence of achondroplasia; leads to dwarfism without mental retardation.
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Meinhard, U.S. physician, 1909–.
Robinow dwarfism - Synonym(s): Robinow syndrome
Robinow mesomelic dysplasia
Robinow syndrome - dwarfism associated with several facial anomalies. Synonym(s): fetal face syndrome; Robinow dwarfism
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