ROTHMUND-THOMSON SYNDROME IN FRATERNAL-TWINS

Authors
Citation
M. Tong, ROTHMUND-THOMSON SYNDROME IN FRATERNAL-TWINS, Pediatric dermatology, 12(2), 1995, pp. 134-137
Citations number
NO
Language
INGLESE
art.tipo
Note
Categorie Soggetti
Dermatology & Venereal Diseases",Pediatrics
Journal title
ISSN journal
0736-8046
Volume
12
Issue
2
Year of publication
1995
Pages
134 - 137
Database
ISI
SICI code
0736-8046(1995)12:2<134:RSIF>2.0.ZU;2-U
Abstract
Fraternal twins of Malay descent had the Rothmund-Thomson syndrome. Th is is a rare, autosomal recessive disorder characterized by photosensi tivity, poikiloderma, short stature, skeletal defects, and juvenile ca taracts. This is the first case report of the syndrome from southeast Asia.