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Differential ddx

16 Yrs old boy...presents the following deformities.. Physical growth is less with age...Differential Dx...


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Morquio Syndrome, also known as Mucopolysaccharidosis Type IV
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Morquio syndrome also called mucopolysacharidosis - but classical bell shaped anterior chest is not like in Morquio syndrome. So Differential Diagnosis is 1.Klippelfiel syndrome 2.Sprengel shoulder 3Hurler's syndrome 4.Skeletal dysplasia
It is case of Morquio syndrome a congenital defect and deformity grows worsen as the baby grows older. It is an extreme rare one occurs 1 in 200000. It also called mucopolysacharidosis.
Morquio Syndrome, also known as Mucopolysaccharidosis Type IV
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Mucopolysaccharidosis type 4 aka Morquio syndrome.
RICKETS ( due to lack of vitamin D )
Morquio syndrome
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Morquio syndrome
Morqulo Syndrome.. Morquio syndrome, also known as Mucopolysaccharidosis Type IV (MPS IV), is a rare metabolic disorder in which the body cannot process certain types of sugar molecules called glycosaminoglycans (AKA GAGs, or mucopolysaccharides). ... This birth defect, which is autosomal recessive, is a type of lysosomal storage disorder. DD.. Congenital SED/ * Skeletal deformity** Sanfilippo Syndrome (Mucopolysaccharidosis Type III) Maroteaux-Lamy Syndrome (Mucopolysaccharidosis Type VI) Sly Syndrome (Mucopolysaccharidosis Type VII) GM1 Gangliosidosis Mucolipidosis II
Consider possibility of Spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia Congenital fusion of vertebrae Xray evaluation of spine
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