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Anencephaly facies

DA: 104

Developmental anomaly information

Definition: The typical appearance of face (bathrachian phenotype)is due to absent frontal bones and shallow orbits, causing protrusion of the eyeballs(exophthalmos), hypertelorism, and palpebral fissures slanting downward.


  • froglike facies
  • bathrachian phenotype

Developmental anomaly parent: Anencephaly

Topology: Human body > Head and neck > Head > Face

System: Human body > Nervous system > Central nervous system

Developmental anomaly category: Polytopic field defect

Case records MDB140, MDB175, MDB211, MDB381, MDB454, MDB464, MDB496, MDB527, MDB536, MDB371
Observed in MDB cases
Observed in combinaisons (MDB)
Observed in malformative diseases (MDB)
Associated genes in profile
Associated genes in malformative diseases
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Associated developmental anomalies

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Last modified: 2009-01-07 18:03:05 by farideh

Created: 2008-03-07 01:00:00 by phsaw

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