The Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) provides the following list of features that have been reported in people with this condition. Much of the information in the HPO comes from Orphanet, a European rare disease database. If available, the list includes a rough estimate of how common a feature is (its frequency). Frequencies are based on a specific study and may not be representative of all studies. You can use the MedlinePlus Medical Dictionary for definitions of the terms below.
|Signs and Symptoms||Approximate number of patients (when available)|
|Abnormality of chromosome segregation||90%|
|Preauricular skin tag||90%|
|Abnormal localization of kidney||50%|
|Abnormality of the hip bone||50%|
|Abnormality of the ribs||50%|
|Intrauterine growth retardation||50%|
|Abnormality of the genital system||7.5%|
|Aplasia/Hypoplasia affecting the eye||7.5%|
|Abnormality of cardiovascular system morphology||-|
|Autosomal dominant inheritance||-|
|Intellectual disability, mild||-|
|Stenosis of the external auditory canal||-|
|Total anomalous pulmonary venous return||-|
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May 10, 2016
Fifth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion
Thursday, May 28, 2009 -
Saturday, May 30, 2009
Location: Hilton Anatole, Dallas, TX
Description: The main objective of this conference was to focus on the current problems associated with pediatric cardiac patients during and after acute or chronic cardiac support. At this conference, we brought together many distinguished physicians and scientists to define precisely the current problems and to suggest solutions with novel approaches.
Contact: Dr. Frank Evans, NHLBI301-402-2647
Co-funding Institute(s): National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
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