Mondo Description Bowen-Conradi syndrome (BCS) is a lethal autosomal recessive ribosomal biogenesis disorder characterized by severe prenatal and postnatal growth retardation, microcephaly, a distinctive facial appearance, extreme psychomotor delay, hip and knee contractures and rockerbottom feet.
Uniprot Description A combination of malformations characterized in newborns by low birth weight, microcephaly, mild joint restriction, a prominent nose, micrognathia, fifth finger clinodactyly, and 'rocker-bottom' feet. The syndrome is transmitted as an autosomal recessive trait. The prognosis is poor, with all infants dying within the first few months of life.
Disease Ontology Description An autosomal recessive disease that is characterized by growth delays, failure to thrive and malformations of the head and face that results in infantile death, has_material_basis_in homozygous mutation in the EMG1 gene on chromosome 12p13.
Mondo Term and Equivalent IDs
MONDO:0008879: Bowen-Conradi syndrome