Greig Cephalopolysyndactyly Syndrome
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Synonyms of Greig Cephalopolysyndactyly Syndrome
- Frontodigital Syndrome (obsolete)
- Hootnick-Holmes Syndrome (obsolete)
- Polysyndactyly-Dysmorphic Craniofacies, Greig Type
- Polysyndactyly with Peculiar Skull Shape
- No subdivisions found.
Greig cephalopolysyndactyly syndrome (GCPS) is a rare genetic disorder characterized by physical abnormalities affecting the fingers and toes (digits) and the head and facial (craniofacial) area. Characteristic digital features may include extra (supernumerary) fingers and/or toes (polydactyly), webbing and/or fusion of the fingers and/or toes (syndactyly), and/or additional abnormalities. Craniofacial malformations associated with this disorder may include a large and/or unusually shaped skull; a high, prominent forehead (frontal bossing); an abnormally broad nasal bridge; widely spaced eyes (ocular hypertelorism); and/or other physical abnormalities. The range and severity of symptoms may vary greatly from case to case. In most cases, GCPS is inherited as an autosomal dominant trait.
Organizations related to Greig Cephalopolysyndactyly Syndrome
(Please note that some of these organizations may provide information concerning certain conditions potentially associated with this disorder [e.g., digital abnormalities, craniofacial abnormalities, etc.].)
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