03 March 2013

SYNDROME 1 - AASE SYNDROME

SYNDROME 1  - AASE SYNDROME


Alternative name(s): Aase-Smith syndrome

Definition: A rare inherited disorder characterized by anemia and some joint and skeletal deformities.


The development of bone marrow in this condition is reduced. It is not usually inherited, But in some case inheritance also seen. 

Symptoms: Pale skin, Narrow shoulders, cleft palate, absent or small knuckles, droopy eyelids etc.



Reference: 1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aase_syndrome
                 2. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0002627/

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