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J Med Genet. Oct 1982; 19(5): 388–389.
PMCID: PMC1048930
Congenital universal alopecia, mental deficiency, and microcephaly in two sibs
R A Pfeiffer and J Völklein
1Institut für Humangenetik und Anthropologie, Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Bismarckstrasse 10, D-8520 Erlangen, West Germany
A brother and sister are reported who had congenital universal atrichosis, microcephaly, and mental retardation. Similar observations representing a rare nosological group are summarised. Heterogeneity is suggested. The pathogenesis of the individual syndromes is unknown.
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