GMDS gene related symptoms and diseases

All the information presented here about the GMDS gene and its related diseases, symptoms, and test panels has been aggregated from the following public sources: HGNC,OMIM,NCBIGENE, Mendelian Rare Disease Search Engine.

Top 5 symptoms and clinical features associated to GMDS gene

Symptoms // Phenotype % Cases
Intellectual disability Very Common - Between 80% and 100% cases
Short metacarpal Very Common - Between 80% and 100% cases
Straight clavicles Very Common - Between 80% and 100% cases
Type E brachydactyly Very Common - Between 80% and 100% cases
Multiple impacted teeth Very Common - Between 80% and 100% cases

Other less frequent symptoms and clinical features

Patients with GMDS gene alterations may also develop some of the following symptoms and phenotypes:
  • Commonly - More than 50% cases

  • Moderately short stature
  • Upper limb asymmetry
  • Ectopic calcification
  • Pseudohypoparathyroidism
  • Short clavicles
  • Short metatarsal
  • Round face
  • Short stature

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Rare diseases associated to GMDS gene

Here you will find a list of rare diseases related to the GMDS. You can also use our tool to get a more accurate diagnosis based on your current symptoms.


Alternate names

BRACHYDACTYLY TYPE E Is also known as bde, brachydactyly, type e


Brachydactyly type E (BDE) is a congenital malformation of the digits characterized by variable shortening of the metacarpals with more or less normal length phalanges, although the terminal phalanges are often short.

Most common symptoms of BRACHYDACTYLY TYPE E

  • Intellectual disability
  • Short stature
  • Ataxia
  • Nystagmus
  • Cataract



Potential gene panels for GMDS gene

GMDS Panel

United States.

By Fulgent Genetics Fulgent Genetics

This panel specifically test the GMDS gene.

More info about this panel

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