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Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Fetal akinesia deformation sequence


Other Names for this Disease
  • FADS
  • Fetal akinesia sequence
  • Pena-Shokeir syndrome, type 1
  • Arthrogryposis multiplex congenita with pulmonary hypoplasia
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  • I've had three consecutive cases of Pena-Shokeir. Is there any kind of test available that can assure me an unaffected pregnancy? Are the genes detectable? What are the genes involved and how can I get them tested? Click here for answer

Other Names for this Disease
  • FADS
  • Fetal akinesia sequence
  • Pena-Shokeir syndrome, type 1
  • Arthrogryposis multiplex congenita with pulmonary hypoplasia
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.