How is thrombocytopenia-absent radius (TAR) syndrome differentiated from Roberts syndrome?

Updated: Mar 07, 2019
  • Author: John K Wu, MBBS, MSc, FRCPC; Chief Editor: Hassan M Yaish, MD  more...
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Roberts syndrome is characterized by prenatal and postnatal growth retardation; craniofacial anomalies, especially facial clefts; limb deficiencies, including tetraphocomelia in most patients; and genital hyperplasia. Parental consanguinity rate is high.


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