Acromesomelic dysplasia Maroteaux type
AMDM; Acromesomelic dwarfism Maroteux type
A rare autosomal recessive acromesomelic dysplasia characterized by severe dwarfism (adult height >120 cm), both axial and appendicular involvement (shortening of the middle and distal segments of limbs and vertebral shortening), and with normal facial appearance and intelligence. It is a less severe form than acromesomelic dysplasia, Grebe type and acromesomelic dysplasia, Hunter-Thomson type .
NIH genetic and rare disease info
Acromesomelic dysplasia Maroteaux type is a rare disease.