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Achondrogenesis Type 1B


  • A t1475c transition causing a L483P substitution in the eleventh transmembrane domain of the sulfate/chloride antiporter was present on both alleles in the patient who was the product of a consanguineous marriage.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Features of the Color Atlas of Pediatric Pathology include: Comprehensive coverage of pediatric surgical and autopsy pathology Each chapter is presented by a recognized expert Practical presentation: concise text highlights diagnostic features making[books.google.de]
  • Get Update Overview Achondrogenesis is a group of severe disorders that are present from birth and affect the development of cartilage and bone.[diseaseinfosearch.org]
  • Present On Admission POA Help "Present On Admission" is defined as present at the time the order for inpatient admission occurs — conditions that develop during an outpatient encounter, including emergency department, observation, or outpatient surgery[icd10data.com]
Inguinal Hernia
  • Affected infants frequently have a soft out-pouching around the belly-button (an umbilical hernia) or near the groin (an inguinal hernia). Achondrogenesis, type 1B is a rare genetic disorder; its incidence is unknown.[dict.eudic.net]
  • Affected infants frequently have a soft out-pouching around the belly-button (an umbilical hernia ) or near the groin (an inguinal hernia ). Achondrogenesis, type 1B is a rare genetic disorder; its incidence is unknown.[en.wikipedia.org]
  • The Color Atlas of Pediatric Pathology is a practical working resource for every pathologist who sees pediatric cases as well as the pathology trainee.[books.google.de]
  • Nomenclature The term achondrogenesis (Greek for "not producing cartilage") was given by the pathologist Marco Fraccaro in 1952 to the condition observed in a stillborn with severe micromelia and marked histologic changes in cartilage.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Other List of Diseases Caplan's syndrome Meningitis Cancer Typhoid fever Related News Nobel Prize Winner In Medical Mario Renato Capecchi is an Italian-born American molecular geneticist....[livemedinfo.com]
  • Pagina 131 - Familial Mediterranean fever at the millennium. Clinical spectrum, ancient mutations, and a survey of 100 American referrals to the National Institutes of Health. Medicine 1998;77:268-297. ‎[books.google.ro]
Skeletal Dysplasia
  • Prenatal sonographic diagnosis of skeletal dysplasias.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Genetic defects in the transmembrane transport or the metabolic activation of sulfate affect the synthesis rather than the degradation of proteoglycans and have been associated so far with skeletal dysplasias.[ommbid.mhmedical.com]
  • Forms and Documents Test Details Genes: COL2A1, SLC26A2, TRIP11 Clinical Utility: Diagnosis in a patient based on clinical or radiographic findings suggestive of a skeletal dysplasia Diagnosis for known familial pathogenic variant(s) Distinguish between[genedx.com]
  • Achondrogenesis type 1B (ACG1B), a form of achondrogenesis (see this term), is a rare lethal skeletal dysplasia characterized by severe micromelia with very short fingers and toes, a flat face, a short neck, thickened soft tissue around the neck, hypoplasia[monarchinitiative.org]
  • This is also very common with a child that's diagnosed with Skeletal Dysplasia. Their bodies can't keep up with the normal amount of amniotic fluid the mom produces.[littlefireosuna.blogspot.com]
Short Extremities
  • Diastrophic dysplasia is a more mild form characterized by short stature (very short extremities), protruding abdomens, and narrow chests. Affected individuals live to adulthood and typically have normal intelligence and mental function.[nxgenmdx.com]
  • Clinical and radiologicalfindings showed platyspondylic dwarfism with short extremities,narrow thorax and hydropic appearance. Theinfant died on the third day of life from progressive respiratorydistress.[analesdepediatria.elsevier.es]
Long Arm
  • As the name suggests, this condition is caused by a small deletion on the long arm (q) of chromosome 5 (at point q13.1). The deletion can cause the loss of several thousand DNA base pairs.[news-medical.net]
  • It is the diastrophic dysplasia sulfate transporter gene (DTDST), which is located on the long arm of chromosome 5 (5q32-q33 specifically).[encyclopedia.com]
  • Other List of Diseases Caplan's syndrome Meningitis Cancer Typhoid fever Related News Nobel Prize Winner In Medical Mario Renato Capecchi is an Italian-born American molecular geneticist....[livemedinfo.com]
Cerebellar Ataxia
  • Registry Short-Rib Thoracic Dysplasia 8 With Or Without Polydactyly SRTD8 615503 Genetic Test Registry Short-Rib Thoracic Dysplasia 9 With Or Without Polydactyly Conorenal Syndrome Mainzer-Saldino Syndrome Renal Dysplasia, Retinal Pigmentary Dystrophy, Cerebellar[ukgtn.nhs.uk]


  • […] tortuosity syndrome ) · SLC3A1 ( Cystinuria ) · SLC4A1 ( Hereditary spherocytosis 4 / Hereditary elliptocytosis 4 ) · SLC4A11 ( Congenital endothelial dystrophy type 2 , Fuchs' dystrophy 4 ) · SLC5A1 ( Glucose-galactose malabsorption ) · SLC5A2 ( Renal glycosuria[wiki30.com]
  • Metaphyseal spurring gives the appearance of a "thorn apple" or (for hematologic experts) "acanthocyte." The phalanges are poorly ossified and therefore are only rarely identified on x-ray.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]


  • Treatment - Achondrogenesis type 1B Treatment of achondrogenesis is symptomatic and supportive and involves palliative care, in which physicians attempt to reduce or minimize pain, stress and specific symptoms associated with the disorder.[checkorphan.org]
  • CLOSE Medical Disclaimer The medical information on this site is provided as an information resource only, and is not to be used or relied on for any diagnostic or treatment purposes.[diseaseinfosearch.org]
  • Foods to Avoid for the duration of Pregnancy and Pregnanacy Calculator Welcome to Livemedinfo.com Categories Home List of Disease Achondrogenesis type 1B Disease Name : Achondrogenesis type 1B Alternate Names : null Virus Name : will be updated soon Treatment[livemedinfo.com]
  • Treatment: There is no known treatment for the underlying disorder. Parents should consider mental health and genetic counseling to deal with the grief of losing a child, and to understand the risks of the disorder recurring in subsequent children.[medigoo.com]


  • Diagnosis - Achondrogenesis type 1B Prognosis - Achondrogenesis type 1B Not supplied.[checkorphan.org]
  • The prognosis is generally poor, with most infants being stillborn or dying soon after birth.[radiopaedia.org]
  • Prognosis of Developmental Bone Birth Defect (Achondrogenesis) The outcome of this birth defect is generally very poor.[myvmc.com]
  • Expectations (prognosis) The outcome is generally very poor. Many infants with achondrogenesis are stillborn or die shortly after birth because of breathing problems related to the abnormally small chest.[coordinatedhealth.com]


  • Microscopical synopsis resting cartilage: matrix deficiency and perichondrocytic collagen rings which stain trichrome, silver methenamine and toluidine blue absent chondrocytic inclusions Etiology Achondrogenesis type 1B is caused in mutation in the SLC26A2[humpath.com]
  • Elsevier Health Sciences, ١٨‏/٠٨‏/٢٠١٣ - 979 من الصفحات Smith’s Recognizable Patterns of Human Malformation has long been known as the source to consult on multiple malformation syndromes of environmental and genetic etiology as well as recognizable disorders[books.google.com]


  • Pathophysiology A series of mutations in the DDST gene has been identified in patients with achondrogenesis type IB.5, 6 Homozygosity or compound heterozygosity for these mutations, which leads to premature stop codons or structural mutations in transmembrane[odlarmed.com]


  • Achondrogenesis Fraccaro type, Fraccaro achondrogenesis, ACG1B Symptoms - Achondrogenesis type 1B Causes - Achondrogenesis type 1B Prevention - Achondrogenesis type 1B Not supplied.[checkorphan.org]
  • Mutations in the SLC26A2 gene disrupt the structure of developing cartilage, preventing bones from forming properly and resulting in the skeletal problems characteristic of achondrogenesis, type 1B.[dict.eudic.net]

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