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Two brothers with heart defects and limb shortening: case reports and review.
  1. W Reardon,
  2. J Hurst,
  3. T I Farag,
  4. C Hall,
  5. M Baraitser
  1. Mothercare Department of Peadiatric Genetics, Institute of Child Health, London.


    Two male Arab sibs are reported with congenital heart disease and skeletal malformations. Other published case reports sharing some features in common with these brothers are considered. However, clinical and radiological features in these boys are distinct enough to represent a new cardioskeletal syndrome.

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