Spondylocarpotarsal synostosis with epiphyseal dysplasia.

  title={Spondylocarpotarsal synostosis with epiphyseal dysplasia.},
  author={Christina R Honeywell and Leonard O. Langer and Judith Md Allanson},
  journal={American journal of medical genetics},
  volume={109 4},
We report on an 11-year-old boy with thoracolumbar fusion, carpal synostosis, short stature, scoliosis, lordosis, defective dentition, and recurrent otitis media consistent with the diagnosis of spondylocarpotarsal synostosis syndrome. Unlike other documented cases, radiographs of our patient at 5(1/2) years of age show delay in ossification of many of the epiphyses in addition to delay in carpal ossification. Such delay may have contributed to the distinctly short stature of this boy. This… CONTINUE READING


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