Bartsocas-Papas Syndrome: Unusual Findings in the First Reported Egyptian Family

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Abdalla, E. M.; Morsy, H.;
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: Case Reports in Genetics,volume 2,011 (issn: 2090-6544, eissn: 2090-6552)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3447233, doi: 10.1155/2011/428714
  • Subject: QH426-470 | Genetics | Case Report | Article Subject

Bartsocas-Papas syndrome (BPS) is an autosomal recessive syndrome with severe craniofacial, limb, and genital abnormalities. As of 2011, 24 published cases and families were registered in the Orphanet Report Series. Compared to other disorders characterized by pterygia,... View more
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