acromesomeliamedical dictionary

A form of dwarfism in which shortening is striking in the most distal segment of the limbs; autosomal recessive inheritance.

Synonyms: acromelic dwarfism.

Origin: acro-+ G. Melos, limb, + ia, condition

(05 Mar 2000)

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