Spondylocostal dysostosis in South African sisters

Clin Genet. 1981 Jan;19(1):23-5. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-0004.1981.tb00662.x.


The clinical and radiographic features of two sisters with a severe form of spondylocostal dysostosis (SCD) are described and depicted Autosomal recessive inheritance is likely.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Bone Diseases, Developmental / diagnostic imaging
  • Bone Diseases, Developmental / genetics*
  • Child, Preschool
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Radiography
  • South Africa
  • Thoracic Vertebrae / abnormalities*
  • Thoracic Vertebrae / diagnostic imaging