amyoplasia congenita -->
arthrogryposis multiplex congenita
medical dictionary

Limitation of range of joint motion and contractures present at birth, usually involving multiple joints; a syndrome probably of diverse aetiology that may result from changes in spinal cord, muscle, or connective tissue. Several forms exist, autosomal dominant, recessive, and X-linked.

Synonyms: amyoplasia congenita.

(05 Mar 2000)

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