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Larsen syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • Autosomal dominant Larsen syndrome
  • LRS
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  • My son and his wife both have a copy of the gene and their daughter was born with skeletal deformities/issues. She was diagnosed via genetic testing with Larsen's. Is there a way to fix the altered gene prior to conception so that they can have additional children free of the disease in the future? Click here for answer

  • My 25-year-old son has Larsen syndrome. He currently weighs 6kg and his height is 70cm. Is his low height and weight due to Larsen syndrome? Click here for answer