It is feasible that the primary title of the record Pfeiffer Syndrome is not the name you anticipated.
Pfeiffer disorder is an uncommon congenital disease defined by untimely blend of specific head bones (craniosynostosis), and also uncommonly extensive as well as medially drifted thumbs as well as wonderful toes. A lot of impacted people likewise have an uncommon midface, with sticking out eyes and also conductive hearing loss. 3 types of Pfeiffer disorder are identified, which kinds II and also III are the even more severe.
Pfeiffer disorder is an autosomal leading problem connected with anomalies in the fibroblast development element receptor-2 (FGFR2) genetics as well as the fibroblast development aspect receptor-1 (FGFR1) genetics.
Pfeiffer disorder is currently understood to be a participant of a team of problems dued to anomalies in the FGFR genetics considering Apert disorder, Crouzon disorder, Beare-Stevenson disorder, FGFR2-related separated coronal synostosis, Jackson-Weiss disorder, Crouzon disorder with acanthosis nigricans and also Muenke disorder. (For even more details on these problems, kindly see the Related Disorders part listed below).