A report of the first American Caucasian kindred with digitotalar dysmorphism, a rare clinical entity first described in a large South African Caucasian kindred in 1972. The syndrome is a genetic disorder inherited as an autosomal dominant. It is characterized by short stature, and deformities of the hands and feet. Early surgical intervention will avoid permanent function or psychological disabilities.
Dhaliwal, A. S.; and Myers, T. L.. 1985. Digitotalar Dysmorphism. Orthopaedic Review. Vol.14(2). 97-101. https://accessanesthesiology.mhmedical.com/content.aspx?bookid=852andsectionid=49517495 ISSN: 0094-6591