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Autosomal recessive postaxial polydactyly type A in a Sicilian family.
  1. F Mollica,
  2. S L Volti,
  3. G Sorge


    Postaxial polydactyly type A was present in several members of a Sicilian family. The anomaly was probably transmitted as an autosomal recessive character. Two polydactylous subjects were also beta-thalassaemia carriers, but a linkage between the two mutant genes could be excluded. Two patients with hexadactyly had a fifth digital triradius.

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