Radiological findings in the hand in seckel syndrome (bird-headed dwarfism)

  title={Radiological findings in the hand in seckel syndrome (bird-headed dwarfism)},
  author={Andrew K. Poznanski and Giusseppe Iannaccone and Anna Maria Pasquino and Brunetto Boscherini},
  journal={Pediatric Radiology},
Two patients with severe intrauterine growth retardation and bird-headed appearance are described. These two children had most of the clinical features of the so-called Seckel dwarfism. The radiological findings included: (1) ivory epiphyses affecting all phalanges in one patient and many phalanges in another; (2) cone-shaped epiphyses in the proximal phalanges; (3) marked disharmonic bone maturation between carplas and phalanges, between individual carpals, and from side to side; (4… CONTINUE READING
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