Adams-Oliver syndrome

The Adams-Oliver syndrome (AOS) is a rare disorder characterized by aplasia cutis congenita (missing hair and/or skin) and variable degrees of terminal transverse limb defects.

  • polymicrogyria: can be associated with a variant of Adams-Oliver syndrome 3
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rID: 15845
Section: Syndromes
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Adams-Oliver syndrome
  • Adams-Oliver syndrome (AOS)
  • Absence Defect of Limbs, Scalp and Skul
  • Aplasia Cutis Congenita with Terminal Transverse Limb Defects
  • Congenital Scalp Defects with Distal Limb Reduction Anomalies

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