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Lenz Majewski hyperostotic dwarfism
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Lenz-Majewski hyperostotic dwarfism (LMHD) is an ultra-rare Mendelian craniotubular dysostosis that causes skeletal dysmorphism and widely distributed osteosclerosis. Biochemical and histopathological characterization of the bone disease is incomplete and nonexistent, respectively. ...
In 1974, Lenz and Majewski gave a short description of a 2-year-old girl with generalized hyperostosis, proximal symphalangism, syndactyly, brachydactyly, cutis laxa, mental retardation, marked hypertelorism, and enamel hypoplasia. This disorder was later named Lenz-Majewski hyperostotic ...
Lenz-Majewski hyperostotic dwarfism is an extremely rare syndrome with moderate to severe mental retardation and no previously identified brain abnormalities. We describe the seventh case and note dysgenesis of the corpus callosum in this patient.