Floppy infant syndrome

Known as: floppy baby, hypotonia congenital, infant floppy 
A syndrome of generalized poor muscle tone and muscle weakness presenting in a newborn infant.
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2016
Review
2016
Floppy infants exhibit poor control of movement, delayed motor skills, and hypotonic motor movement patterns. Weak infants always… (More)
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2011
2011
We describe an autosomal recessive condition characterized with cerebral vasculopathy and early onset of stroke in 14 individuals… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Prader–Willi syndrome (PWS) is a neurobehavioral disorder manifested by infantile hypotonia and feeding difficulties in infancy… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
J oubert syndrome (JS) is an autosomal recessive disorder presenting with congenital hypotonia evolving into ataxia… (More)
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2004
Review
2004
Floppiness/hypotonia is a common neurologic symptom in infancy. A variety of neuromuscular disorders and central nervous system… (More)
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2004
2004
W olf-Hirschhorn syndrome is a multiple malformation syndrome with distinct abnormal craniofacial features, prenatal onset growth… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
In an attempt to define the distinctive Wolf-Hirschhorn syndrome (WHS) phenotype, and to map its specific clinical manifestations… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) is a neurogenetic disease characterized by infantile hypotonia, gonadal hypoplasia, obsessive… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
We report on a clinical-genetic study of 16 Wolf-Hirschhorn syndrome (WHS) patients. Hemizygosity of 4p16.3 was detected by… (More)
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1976
1976
A floppy infant is described who has an inborn error of organic acid metabolism due to defective activity of the enzyme beta… (More)
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