Spondylocostal dysostosis- autosomal recessive


Spondylocostal dysostosis, autosomal recessive: A rare, recessively inherited syndrome characterized mainly by rib and spine abnormalities. The recessive form is more severe than the dominantly inherited form.


* Abnormal rib number * Kyphosis * Vertebral anomalies * Short rib cage * Short stature * Curved spine * Retarded fetal growth * Recurring infections * Respiratory distress * Spinal disk anomalies * Small chest * Fused ribs


* Abnormal rib number * Curved spine * Kyphosis * Recurring infections * Respiratory distress * Retarded fetal growth