Metatropic Dysplasia

Description

Metatropic dysplasia (MTD) is a rare spondyloepimetaphyseal dysplasia characterized by a long trunk and short limbs in infancy followed by severe and progressive kyphoscoliosis causing a reversal in proportions during childhood (short trunk and long limbs) and a final short stature in adulthood.

Clinical Features

Top most frequent phenotypes and symptoms related to Metatropic Dysplasia

  • Short stature
  • Hearing impairment
  • Scoliosis
  • Cleft palate
  • Cataract
  • Flexion contracture
  • Depressed nasal bridge
  • Brachydactyly
  • Respiratory insufficiency
  • Hydrocephalus

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Incidence and onset information

— Based on the latest data available METATROPIC DYSPLASIA have a estimated birth prevalence of 0.2 per 100k worldwide.
No data available about the known clinical features onset.

Alternative names

Metatropic Dysplasia Is also known as metatropic dwarfism.

Researches and researchers

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Metatropic Dysplasia Recommended genes panels

Panel Name, Specifity and genes Tested/covered
CMT Advanced Evaluation - Dominant.

By Athena Diagnostics Inc (United States).

YARS, LITAF, MFN2, TRPV4, DNM2, HSPB8, EGR2, GARS, HSPB1, MPZ, NEFL, PMP22, RAB7A
Specificity
8 %
Genes
100 %
CMT Advanced Evaluation - Dominant, Axonal.

By Athena Diagnostics Inc (United States).

YARS, MFN2, TRPV4, DNM2, HSPB8, GARS, HSPB1, LMNA, MPZ, NEFL, RAB7A
Specificity
10 %
Genes
100 %
CMT Advanced Evaluation - Comprehensive.

By Athena Diagnostics Inc (United States).

YARS, PRX, GDAP1, LITAF, FIG4, MFN2, TRPV4, FGD4, SBF2, SH3TC2, DNM2, HSPB8, EGR2, GARS, GJB1, HSPB1, LMNA, MPZ, MTMR2, NDRG1 , (...)

View the complete list with 3 more genes
Specificity
5 %
Genes
100 %
CMT Advanced Evaluation - Axonal.

By Athena Diagnostics Inc (United States).

YARS, GDAP1, MFN2, TRPV4, DNM2, HSPB8, GARS, GJB1, HSPB1, LMNA, MPZ, NEFL, RAB7A
Specificity
8 %
Genes
100 %
TRPV4 DNA Sequencing Test.

By Athena Diagnostics Inc (United States).

TRPV4
Specificity
100 %
Genes
100 %
CMT Advanced Evaluation - Nonprevalent.

By Athena Diagnostics Inc (United States).

YARS, PRX, GDAP1, LITAF, FIG4, TRPV4, FGD4, SBF2, SH3TC2, DNM2, HSPB8, EGR2, GARS, GJB1, HSPB1, LMNA, MTMR2, NDRG1, NEFL, PMP22 , (...)

View the complete list with 1 more genes
Specificity
5 %
Genes
100 %
Atypical Spinal Muscular Atrophy Advanced Sequencing Evaluation.

By Athena Diagnostics Inc (United States).

UBA1, VRK1, BICD2, TRPV4, DYNC1H1, HSPB8, GARS, HSPB1, HSPB3, IGHMBP2
Specificity
10 %
Genes
100 %
CMT Advanced Evaluation - Nonprevalent Axonal.

By Athena Diagnostics Inc (United States).

YARS, GDAP1, TRPV4, DNM2, HSPB8, GARS, GJB1, HSPB1, LMNA, NEFL, RAB7A
Specificity
10 %
Genes
100 %

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Sources and references

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OMIM ORPHANET MESH Genetic Syndrome Finder

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