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Desbuquois dysplasia 1

Disease Summary
Associated Targets (1)


Mondo Description Any Desbuquois dysplasia in which the cause of the disease is a mutation in the CANT1 gene.
Uniprot Description A chondrodysplasia characterized by severe prenatal and postnatal growth retardation (less than -5 SD), joint laxity, short extremities, progressive scoliosis, round face, midface hypoplasia, prominent bulging eyes. The main radiologic features are short long bones with metaphyseal splay, a 'Swedish key' appearance of the proximal femur (exaggerated trochanter), and advance carpal and tarsal bone age. Two forms of Desbuquois dysplasia are distinguished on the basis of the presence or absence of characteristic hand anomalies: an extra ossification center distal to the second metacarpal, delta phalanx, bifid distal thumb phalanx, and phalangeal dislocations.
Mondo Term and Equivalent IDs
MONDO:0009629:  Desbuquois dysplasia 1