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ANCHONDROGENESIS.
A lethal type of dwarfism similar to thanatophoric dwarfism
ACHONDROPLASIA
A type of dwarfism characterized by a bulging forehead and short limbs.
ELLIS-van CREVELD SYNDROME
(SIX-FINGERED DWARFISM)
TYPE OF DWARFISM IN WHICH THERE ARE EXTRA DIGITS
OSTEOGENESIS IMPERFECTA
Congenital anomaly in which bone fractures occur.
PHOCAMELIA
Most of the arms or legs are absent so that flippers originate from the trunk. Used to be seen following thalidomide administration.
THANATOPHORIC DWARF
Form of dwarfism that affects not only the limbs but also the chest, which is too small. Invariably fatal.
TRIRADIATE
The fingers in Thanatophoric Dwarfism are separated and short, forming a triradiate shape.