Ellis Van Creveld Syndrome
National Organization for Rare Disorders, Inc.
- chondroectodermal dysplasia
- mesoectodermal dysplasia
Ellis-Van Creveld syndrome is a rare genetic disorder characterized by short limb dwarfism, additional fingers and/or toes (polydactyly), abnormal development of fingernails and, in over half of the cases, congenital heart defects. Motor development and intelligence are normal. This disorder is inherited as an autosomal recessive condition.
Human Growth Foundation
997 Glen Cove Avenue
Glen Head, NY 11545
6645 W. North Avenue
Oak Park, IL 60302
National Foundation for Ectodermal Dysplasias
6 Execuitive Drive
Fairview Hiights, IL 62208
Little People of America, Inc.
250 El Camino Real Suite 201
Tustin, CA 92780
Restricted Growth Association
PO Box 5137
Yeovil, BA20 9FF
Coalition for Heritable Disorders of Connective Tissue (CHDCT)
4301 Connecticut Avenue, NW Suite 404
Washington, DC 20008
Ellis-van Creveld Syndrome Foundation
17 Bridlewood Trail
Honeoye Falls, NY 14472
MUMS National Parent-to-Parent Network
150 Custer Court
Green Bay, WI 54301-1243
Genetic and Rare Diseases (GARD) Information Center
PO Box 8126
Gaithersburg, MD 20898-8126
Ellis-van Creveld Syndrome Web Site
PO Box 241956
Los Angeles, CA 90024
European Skeletal Dysplasia Network
Institute of Genetic Medicine
International Centre for Life
Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3BZ
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Last Updated: 5/29/2012
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