Acrofacial dysostosis (AFD) with preaxial limb hypoplasia (Nager AFD) and club foot diagnosed in a fetus from 1812 in the anatomical collections at the University of Halle, Germany.

@article{Gbbel2005AcrofacialD,
  title={Acrofacial dysostosis (AFD) with preaxial limb hypoplasia (Nager AFD) and club foot diagnosed in a fetus from 1812 in the anatomical collections at the University of Halle, Germany.},
  author={Luminita G{\"o}bbel and R{\"u}diger Schultka and Rudyard Klunker and Karsten Stock and Dorothee Wand and Lennart Olsson and Antje Gerlach and Holger Toennies},
  journal={American journal of medical genetics. Part A},
  year={2005},
  volume={137A 3},
  pages={263-8}
}
The Anatomical Collections of the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology at the University of Halle, Germany, comprise more than 8,000 specimens, about 600 of them congenital anomalies. The collection of abnormal human and animal specimens began with the private collections of Johann Friedrich Meckel the Elder (1724-1774), his son Philipp Friedrich Theodor Meckel (1755-1803), and his grandson Johann Friedrich Meckel the Younger (1781-1833). Meckel the Younger founded the science of… CONTINUE READING