J Med Genet 26:469-470 doi:10.1136/jmg.26.7.469
  • Research Article

Ring chromosome 15 in a patient with features of Fryns' syndrome.

  1. G de Jong,
  2. R A Rossouw,
  3. A E Retief
  1. MRC Research Unit for Cytogenetics, Medical School, University of Stellenbosch, Tygerberg, Republic of South Africa.


      A stillborn male infant with a ring chromosome 15 and some features compatible with Fryns' syndrome is presented. Neither diagnosis is common and the overlap may be of significance.