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January 1974

Cutis Laxa, Skeletal Anomalies, and Ambiguous Genitalia

Author Affiliations

From the departments of pediatrics (Drs. Kaye and Fisher) and dermatology (Dr. Esterly), University of Illinois Medical Center, Abraham Lincoln School of Medicine, Chicago.

Am J Dis Child. 1974;127(1):115-117. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1974.02110200117018

A patient exhibited cutis laxa, short digits, absent phalanges, and ambiguous genitalia. There is a relationship between serum levels of copper, elastase inhibitor, and α1-antitrypsin to cutis laxa.