Gargoylism

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Gargoylism

(Science: radiology) (hurler disease) mucopolysaccharidosis (MPS) type i, autosomal recessive, dwarfism, kyphosis, long bones are short and thick, phalanges of hands: coarse texture, wide shafts, tapered proximal ends (especially metacarpals), hepatosplenomegaly, thick lips, large tongue, small teeth, j-shaped sella