DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2319-2003.ijbcp20171120

Case report on laurence moon biedyl syndrome

Hemalatha P., Chaitanya Deepthi R., Udayalakshmi K., Nirmala G., Lakshmi P.

Abstract


Laurence moon Biedyl syndrome is a rare autosomal recessive condition with a wide spectrum of clinical features. The accepted major criteria for diagnosis include retinal dystrophy, obesity, Polydactyly, male hypogonadism, mental retardation and renal dysfunction. We have presented a 36 year old male patient exhibiting characteristic features of Laurence moon Biedyl syndrome and then the literature is reviewed.


Keywords


Autosomal recessive condition, Obesity, Renal dysfunction

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