Witkop syndrome

Common Name(s)

Witkop syndrome, Hypodontia dysplasia of nails

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Witkop syndrome: A case report of an affected family.
 

Author(s): Vinod Kumar Khurana, Rakesh Kumar Gupta, Lekshmi P Kumar

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We report a family affected with Witkop tooth and nail syndrome. This is a rare syndrome among the ectodermal dysplasias in which there are abnormalities of teeth, nails, and hair with normal sweat gland function.

Last Updated: 3 Jul 2012

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A nonsense mutation in MSX1 causes Witkop syndrome.
 

Author(s): D Jumlongras, M Bei, J M Stimson, W F Wang, S R DePalma, C E Seidman, U Felbor, R Maas, J G Seidman, B R Olsen

Journal: Am. J. Hum. Genet.. 2001 Jul;69(1):67-74.

 

Witkop syndrome, also known as tooth and nail syndrome (TNS), is a rare autosomal dominant disorder. Affected individuals have nail dysplasia and several congenitally missing teeth. To identify the gene responsible for TNS, we used candidate-gene linkage analysis in a three-generation ...

Last Updated: 18 Jun 2001

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