• We describe a syndrome of microcephaly, with extreme failure to thrive, (severe spasticity), kyphoscoliosis, cataracts, and hip dysplasia in four siblings. The syndrome could be a new one, although it has several features resembling those described by Lowry et al. It is suggested that this syndrome is inherited as an autosomal-recessive condition.
(Am J Dis Child 131:167-169, 1977)
Scott-Emuakpor AB, Heffelfinger J, Higgins JV. A Syndrome of Microcephaly and Cataracts in Four SiblingsA New Genetic Syndrome?. Am J Dis Child. 1977;131(2):167–169. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1977.02120150049010