Acromelic frontonasal dysplasia

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Acromelic frontonasal dysplasia

Acromelic Frontonasal Dysplasia (AFND) is a variant of Frontonasal dysplasia or dysostosis (also visit: Frontonasal dysplasia.) characterized by similar head and facial abnormalities in addition to central nervous system (spinal) malformations, limb defects, extra toes, and underdeveloped shinbone. Although there is little information regarding this subtype of FND, a geneticist can help determine the best treatment which varies on a case-by-case basis depending on the specific defects present.

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Children's Craniofacial Association

Empowering and giving hope to individuals and families affected by facial differences.

Last Updated: 13 Jul 2015

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Craniofacial Foundation of America

The Craniofacial Foundation of America (CFA) is a nonprofit organization that supports the work of the Tennessee Craniofacial Center at Children's Hospital and Erlanger Health System in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The CFA is dedicated to providing support for individuals with facial disfigurement from birth defects, tumors and trauma.

Last Updated: 13 Jul 2015

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FACES, The National Craniofacial Association

The National Craniofacial Association is a nonprofit organization serving children and adults throughout the United States with severe craniofacial deformities resulting from birth defects, injuries or disease.

Last Updated: 13 Jul 2015

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World Craniofacial Foundation

The mission of the World Craniofacial Foundation is to provide help, hope, and healing for children with craniofacial abnormalities and their families.

Last Updated: 7 Jul 2015

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Acromelic frontonasal dysplasia" for support, advocacy or research.

Children's Craniofacial Association

Empowering and giving hope to individuals and families affected by facial differences.

http://www.ccakids.org

Last Updated: 13 Jul 2015

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Craniofacial Foundation of America

The Craniofacial Foundation of America (CFA) is a nonprofit organization that supports the work of the Tennessee Craniofacial Center at Children's Hospital and Erlanger Health System in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The CFA is dedicated to providing support for individuals with facial disfigurement from birth defects, tumors and trauma.

http://www.craniofacialfoundation.org

Last Updated: 13 Jul 2015

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FACES, The National Craniofacial Association

The National Craniofacial Association is a nonprofit organization serving children and adults throughout the United States with severe craniofacial deformities resulting from birth defects, injuries or disease.

http://www.faces-cranio.org

Last Updated: 13 Jul 2015

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World Craniofacial Foundation

The mission of the World Craniofacial Foundation is to provide help, hope, and healing for children with craniofacial abnormalities and their families.

http://www.worldcf.org

Last Updated: 7 Jul 2015

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Scientific Literature

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