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Oculotrichodysplasia (OTD): a new probably autosomal recessive condition.
  1. L Cecatto-De-Lima,
  2. M Pinheiro,
  3. N Freire-Maia
  1. Departmento de Genética, Universidade Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, Brazil.


    A brother and sister, the offspring of first cousins, are described with retinitis pigmentosa, trichodysplasia (hypotrichosis and structural changes), dental anomalies, and onychodysplasia. This is a pure ectodermal dysplasia of the tricho-odonto-onychial subgroup, probably due to an autosomal recessive gene.

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