Dysmelia

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Dysmelia (from Gr. δυσ- dys, "bad" + μέλ|ος mél|os, "limb" + Eng. suff. -ia) is a congenital disorder referring to the limbs.

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Dysmelia can refer to

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Birth defects involving limbs occur in 1 per 1000.[citation needed]

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Dysmelia can be caused by

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