July 1972

Microcephaly, Mild Mental Retardation, Short Stature, and Skeletal Anomalies in Siblings

Author Affiliations

St. Louis
From the Edward Mallinckrodt Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, and the Division of Medical Genetics, St. Louis Children's Hospital and the Edward Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis.

Am J Dis Child. 1972;124(1):111-115. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1972.02110130113019

Two brothers, products of a consanguineous union, had microcephaly, mild mental retardation, short stature, cervical spine fusion anomalies, and abnormal shape of the thorax. There was association of skeletal anomalies and genetic microcephaly.