Health Conditions and Diseases Nutritional and Metabolic Disorders Inherited Smith Lemli Opitz Syndrome
Smith-Lemli-Opitz syndrome is a hereditary developmental disorder. It is characterized by nostrils that tilt forward (anteverted nares), drooping eyelids, webbing between the second and third toes, male genital abnormalities, mental retardation, and small stature.
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A article about Smith-Lemli-Opitz syndrome, a multiple congenital anomalies/mental retardation syndrome caused by a defect in cholesterol synthesis.
GeneReviews: Smith-Lemli-Opitz Syndrome
Summary, diagnosis, clinical description, differential diagnosis, management, genetic counseling and molecular genetics.
NORD: Smith Lemli Opitz Syndrome
Offers a brief description, the synonyms and further resources.
Non-profit organization dedicated to supporting families, individuals and professionals dealing with this genetic disorder that affects the development of children both before and after birth.
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