Multiple Pterygium Syndrome

Victor Escobar, David Bixler, Sonia Gleiser, David D. Weaver, Terry Gibbs

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After treating a 12-year-old patient with multiple pterygium syndrome, we ascertained the minimal diagnostic criteria of pterygia in the neck, axilla, antecubital, and even popliteal areas; evidence supports autosomal recessive inheritance for this syndrome.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)609-611
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Diseases of Children
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jun 1978

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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