hrp0084p3-974 | GH & IGF | ESPE2015
, Alyafei Fawzia
Background: Ellis van Creveld syndrome (EVC) (chondroectodermal dysplasia) is a rare, multisystem disorder. It probably affects only around 1 in every 150,000 individuals. It is characterized by a long, narrow trunk and shortened arms and legs; extra fingers (postaxial polydactyly), and abnormalities of the oral region and teeth. In infants, non-bony manifestations, particularly congenital heart defects, may be health or life-threatening.Case presentatio...