November 1972

Acrocephalopolysyndactyly, Type II (Carpenter Syndrome)

Author Affiliations

Beirut, Lebanon
From the departments of pediatrics (Drs. Der Kaloustian and Sinno) and surgery (Dr. Nassar), School of Medicine, American University of Beirut, Lebanon.

Am J Dis Child. 1972;124(5):716-718. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1972.02110170094015

A 2-month-old girl with acrocephalopolysyndactyly, type II (Carpenter syndrome) is presented. To our knowledge, this is the 18th reported case of this syndrome and the first outside the North-American and European continents.