Camptodactyly syndrome Guadalajara type III


A rare syndrome characterized mainly by retarded fetal growth and permanently flexed finger (camptodactyly).


  • Retarded fetal growth
  • Camptodactyly
  • Short stature
  • Epicanthus
  • Broad nose bridge


Clinical manifestations included: multiple nevi, simplified ears, retrognathia, congenital shortness of the sternocleidomastoid muscle, thin hands and feet, a small penis and mild mental retardation. Radiographic studies revealed spina bifida occulta at cervical and dorso-lumbar levels, increased bone trabeculae, cortical thickening and delayed bone age.