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Thanatopohoric dysplasia, type I

S. Manohar MD,

Madurai, India.

This is a case of thanatophoric dysplasia first diagnosed antenatally at 32 weeks of gestation. It shows the following features:

Tetramicromelia with rhizo mesomelic shortening with telephone receiver shaped femurs:

 

 

 

 

 

 

Severe platyspondyly 

 

Short ribs

 

Macrocrania with frontal bossing and depressed nasal bridge

 

 

 

Post natal radiographs were confirmatory.

    

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