Brachydactyly type E: A report of a family

S Afr Med J. 1980 Aug 9;58(6):255-7.


A family with dominantly inherited short stature, short broad hands and feet, normal facial appearance and normal intelligence is described. Radiographs demonstrated features of brachydactyly type E. A differential diagnosis of brachydactyly is given.

MeSH terms

  • Bone Diseases, Developmental / genetics*
  • Child
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Pedigree