Bruck Syndrome 1

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Bruck Syndrome 1

Bruck syndrome is characterized by congenital contractures with pterygia, onset of fractures in infancy or early childhood, postnatal short stature, severe limb deformity, and progressive scoliosis ({10:McPherson and Clemens, 1997}). Genetic Heterogeneity of Bruck Syndrome Bruck syndrome-2 ({609220}) is caused by homozygous mutation in the PLOD2 gene ({601865}) on chromosome 3q24. {17:Van der Slot et al. (2003)} stated that they were unaware of any phenotypic differences between the 2 forms of Bruck syndrome.
 

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