Mandibulo-oculofacial syndrome

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Mandibulo-oculofacial syndrome --> dyscephalia mandibulo-oculofacialis

a syndrome of bony anomalies of the calvaria, face, and jaw, with brachygnathia, narrow curved nose, and multiple ocular defects including microphthalmia, microcornea, and cataract, often with alopecia overlying skull sutures, or alopecia areata and hypoplasia, or absence of eyebrows. The pattern of inheritance is undecided.

Synonym: congenital sutural alopecia, hallermann-streiff syndrome, hallermann-streiff-francois syndrome, mandibulo-oculofacial syndrome, oculomandibulodyscephaly, oculomandibulofacial syndrome, progeria with cataract, progeria with microphthalmia.

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