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ACROCALLOSAL Syndrome - MedlinePlus Genetics

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Last Updated: 10 May 2022

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Acrocallosal syndrome

The corpus callosum is derived from the fact that the tissue connecting the left and right halves of the brain does not appear properly during the early stages of development before birth. Other brain abnormalities, such as the formation of large cysts in brain tissue, have also been found in people with acrocallosal syndrome. People with acrocallosal syndrome have extra fingers and toes. extra digits can be on the same side of the hand or foot as the pinky or little toe, or on the same side as the thumb or large toe. Some of the victims also have webbed or fused skin between the fingers or toes, according to some others. A broader spaced eye and a prominent forehead are two typical facial features that can be associated with acrocollosal syndrome.

Source link: https://medlineplus.gov/genetics/condition/acrocallosal-syndrome


Greig cephalopolysyndactyly syndrome

Greig cephalopolysyndactyly syndrome is a condition that affects growth of the limbs, head, and face. People with this disorder generally have one or two extra fingers or toes, an abnormally wide thumb, or a large toe. The fingers and toes may be fused, according to the fingers and toes.

Source link: https://medlineplus.gov/genetics/condition/greig-cephalopolysyndactyly-syndrome

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