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Toriello Carey syndrome
Other Names for this Disease
- Corpus callosum agenesis facial anomalies Robin sequence
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Toriello-Carey syndrome is rare genetic condition which was first described in 1988 by Helga V. Toriello and John C. Carey. Although the signs and symptoms of the syndrome may vary from person to person, the condition is generally characterized by corpus callosum agenesis, unusual facial appearance, Pierre Robin sequence, and other anomalies. Treatment is symptomatic.
- Toriello HV, Carey JC, Addor MC, Allen W, Burke L, Chun N, et al. Am J Med Genet A. 2003 Nov 15. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=pubmed&Cmd=DetailsSearch&Term=14556252%5Buid%5D. Accessed April 17, 2008.
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