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  1. J.P.C. Peper

    J.P.C. Peper Bronze Member

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    What's your diagnosis?

    I'll post the correct answer in a couple of days.

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    achondroplasia ?
     


  4. J.P.C. Peper

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    Hmm, this DDx has hardly any views so far. It's not that hard guys ;-)
     


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    Achondroplasia, also known as ‘classic’ dwarfism. It’s caused by a mutation in the fibroblast growth factor receptor 3 (FGFR3) gene, which results in an abnormal cartilage fomation.
     


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