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Pertaining to the middle segment of a limb.
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Langer mesomelic dysplasia (LMD; MIM 249700) is characterized by hypomelia with severe hypoplasia of ulnae and fibulae, and bowed, thickened radii and tibiae, causing deformities of the hands and feet.
Rafay suffers from acro coxo mesomelic dysplasia, a rare inherited form of dwarfism, and is the only one in his family to have this condition.
SHOX mutations can lead to Langer mesomelic dysplasia.