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Postnatal short stature, microcephaly, severe syndactyly of hands and feet, dysmorphic face, and mental retardation: a new syndrome?
  1. K Zerres,
  2. M Rietschel,
  3. E Rietschel,
  4. F Majewski,
  5. P Meinecke
  1. Institut für Humangenetik der Universität Bonn, Germany.


    We report on a 2 year old boy with an apparently previously undescribed multiple congenital anomaly/mental retardation syndrome characterised by postnatal short stature, postnatal microcephaly, dysmorphic face, syndactyly 2/5 of the hands and 1/4 of the feet, and brachymesophalangy of fingers 2 and 5.

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