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Ectrodactyly Ectodermal Dysplasia Cleft Lip/Palate
National Organization for Rare Disorders, Inc.
- Ectrodactyly-Ectodermal Dysplasia-Clefting Syndrome
- EEC Syndrome
Ectrodactyly-Ectodermal Dysplasia-Cleft Lip/Palate (EEC Syndrome) is a rare form of ectodermal dysplasia inherited as an autosomal dominant genetic trait the symptoms of which can vary from mild to severe. The most common symptoms found in patients with EEC Syndrome are: missing or irregular fingers and/or toes (ectrodactyly), abnormalities of the hair and glands, cleft lip and/or palate, or unusual facial features, as well as abnormalities of the eyes and urinary tract.
National Foundation for Ectodermal Dysplasias
410 East Main Street
Mascoutah, IL 62258-0114
NIH/National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
One AMS Circle
Bethesda, MD 20892-3675
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
Ectodermal Dysplasia Society
Unit 1 Maida Vale Business Centre
Gloucestershire, GL53 9ER
Tel: +44 (0) 1242 261332
Fax: +44 (0) 1242 261332
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Last Updated: 3/8/2008
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