Morquio syndrome - hand

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

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2 year old child with dwarfism.

Patient Data

Age: 2
Gender: Male
X-ray

Wide metacarpals with proximal pointing.

Case Discussion

Widening of the metacarpals with proximal pointing in a 2 year old patient consistent with Morquio syndrome (mucopolysaccharidoses type 4).

A case of Prof. Saeed Rad, Tabriz , Iran.

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Case information

rID: 20857
Published: 17th Dec 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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