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So what is Spondyloepimetaphyseal dysplasia?

Spondyloepimetaphyseal dysplasia is an inherited disorder of bone growth. It can result in dwarfism, and some vision and hearing difficulties depending on the subtype. People with this condition have short stature from birth, with a very short trunk and shortened limbs. Their hands and feet, however, are usually average-sized. Affected individuals may have an abnormally…

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