Synpolydactyly

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Synpolydactyly
Classification and external resources
OMIM 186000 608180 610234
DiseasesDB 33019

Synpolydactyly is a joint presentation of syndactyly (fusion of digits) and polydactyly (production of supernumerary digits). This is often a result of a mutation in the HOX D13 gene. [1]

Types include:

OMIM Name Gene
186000 SPD1 HOXD13
608180 SPD2 FBLN1
610234 SPD3  ? at 14q11.2-q12

References[edit]

  1. ^ Malik S, Grzeschik KH (February 2008). "Synpolydactyly: clinical and molecular advances". Clin. Genet. 73 (2): 113–20. doi:10.1111/j.1399-0004.2007.00935.x. PMID 18177473.