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Adducted thumb and clubfoot syndrome

Other Names for this Disease
  • Adducted thumb clubfoot syndrome
  • Autosomal recessive adducted thumb-club foot syndrome
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Adducted thumb and clubfoot syndrome (ATCS) is an autosomal recessive connective tissue disorder characterized by congenital malformations, contractures of thumbs and feet, a typical facial appearance, and normal cognitive development.[1][2] This condition is caused by mutations in the CHST14 gene.[2][3] 
Last updated: 6/3/2011


  1. Dundar M, et al.. Am J Hum Genet. 2009; Accessed 1/30/2011.
  2. Zhang L, Müller T, Baenziger JU, Janecke AR. Prog Mol Biol Transl Sci. 2010; Accessed 1/30/2011.
  3. Carbohydrate Sulfotransferase 14; CHST14. Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM). 2010; Accessed 1/30/2011.
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  • The Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM) is an catalog of human genes and genetic disorders. Each entry has a summary of related medical articles. It is meant for health care professionals and researchers. OMIM is maintained by Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. 
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