ALLMedicine™ Achondrogenesis Type 1b Center
Research & Reviews 3 results
American Journal of Medical Genetics. Part A; Sato T, Kojima T et. al.
Dec 28th, 2019 - We present two unrelated Japanese pedigrees with achondrogenesis type 1b (ACG1B), characterized by prenatally lethal fetal hydrops and severe micromelia. The affected members in these pedigrees carried a common homozygous missense point mutation i...
Clinical Genetics; Barbosa M, Sousa AB et. al.
Dec 16th, 2010 - SLC26A2-related dysplasias encompass a spectrum of diseases: from lethal achondrogenesis type 1B (ACG1B; MIM #600972) and atelosteogenesis type 2 (AO2; MIM #256050) to classical diastrophic dysplasia (cDTD; MIM #222600) and recessive multiple epip...
Clinical features of achondrogenesis type 1B (ACG1B) include extremely short limbs with short fingers and toes, hypoplasia of the thorax, protuberant abdomen, and hydropic fetal appearance caused by the abundance of soft tissue relative to the sho...