Genetic heterogeneity in the Freeman-Sheldon syndrome: two adults with probable autosomal recessive inheritance

J Med Genet. 1984 Oct;21(5):364-8. doi: 10.1136/jmg.21.5.364.


We report two sibs with the clinical features of the Freeman-Sheldon syndrome. T parents were unaffected and consanguineous, suggesting recessive inheritance.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Arthrogryposis / diagnostic imaging
  • Arthrogryposis / genetics*
  • Female
  • Genes, Recessive
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Pedigree
  • Radiography
  • Syndrome