Rothmund's syndrome

[rôthməndz, rōtmunts]


An inherited syndrome characterized by atrophy, pigmentation, and telangiectasia of the skin, and usually accompanied by juvenile cataract, saddle nose, congenital bone defects, disturbance of hair growth, and hypogonadism.

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