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A form of mandibuloacral dysplasia, a rare progeroid disorder with clinical and genetic heterogeneity, characterized by growth retardation, craniofacial dysmorphic features due to distal bone resorption, musculoskeletal and skin abnormalities associated with lipodystrophy. MDPS is an autosomal recessive disorder. Clinical features include poor growth, osteoporosis, osteopenia, acroosteolysis of distal phalanges, arterial calcification, renal glomerulosclerosis and severe hypertension.




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