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Trichorhinophalangeal syndrome type 3
Other Names for this Disease
- Sugio-Kajii Syndrome
- TRPS 3
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 TRPS3 is characterized by short stature, sparse hair, a bulbous nasal tip and cone-shaped epiphyses (the growing ends of bones), as well as severe generalized shortening of all finger and toe bones (brachydactyly). The range and severity of symptoms may vary from case to case. TRPS3 is caused by mutations in the TRPS1 gene which is localized to 8q24.12. TRPS3 is inherited in an autosomal dominant manner.Trichorhinophalangeal syndrome type 3 (TRPS3), also known as Sugio-Kajii syndrome, is an extremely rare inherited multisystem disorder.
Last updated: 7/27/2011
- Trichorhinophalangeal Syndrome Type III. National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD). 2005; http://www.rarediseases.org/search/rdbdetail_abstract.html?disname=Trichorhinophalangeal%20Syndrome%20Type%20III. Accessed 2/18/2010.
- Trichorhinophalangeal syndrome, type 1 and 3. Orphanet. 2007; http://www.orpha.net/consor/cgi-bin/OC_Exp.php?lng=EN&Expert=77258. Accessed 2/18/2010.
- TRPS1. Genetics Home Reference (GHR). 2009; http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/gene=trps1. Accessed 2/18/2010.
- Genetics Home Reference (GHR) contains information on Trichorhinophalangeal syndrome type 3. This website is maintained by the National Library of Medicine.
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