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Congenital contracture

Known as: Congenital contractures, Congenital joint contractures, Contractures, congenital 
One or more flexion contractures (a bent joint that cannot be straightened actively or passively) that are present at birth. [HPO:probinson]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Freeman-Sheldon syndrome, or distal arthrogryposis type 2A (DA2A), is an autosomal-dominant condition caused by mutations in MYH3… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
  • J. Hall
  • European journal of medical genetics
  • 2014
  • Corpus ID: 21358462
Arthrogryposis has been the term used to describe multiple congenital contractures for over a century. It is a descriptive term… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The genetic basis of most conditions characterized by congenital contractures is largely unknown. Here we show that mutations in… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
  • J. Vetter
  • Food and chemical toxicology : an international…
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 23224377
One of the most poisonous species amongst higher plants is Conium maculatum. It is a very common nitrophile weed species… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Bruck syndrome (BS) is a recessively‐inherited phenotypic disorder featuring the unusual combination of skeletal changes… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
To the Editor: We recently reported that distal arthrogryposis type 1 (DA1 [MIM 108120]) and distal arthrogryposis type 2B… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Bethlem myopathy is an early-onset benign autosomal dominant myopathy with contractures caused by mutations in collagen type VI… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Rhizomelic chondrodysplasia punctata (RCDP) is an autosomal recessive disease characterized clinically by a disproportionately… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Five children from three unrelated families were bom with symmetrical contractures of the knees, ankles and feet. An initial… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
A specific congenital contracture (arthrogryposis) syndrome has been recognized in 135 out of 350 patients with various kinds of… Expand
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