Tooth and nail syndrome
|Tooth and nail syndrome|
|Classification and external resources|
Tooth and nail syndrome (also known as "Hypodontia with nail dysgenesis," and "Witkop syndrome") is a rare disorder, first described in 1965, characterized by nails that are thin, small, and friable, and which may show koilonychia at birth.:521
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