CARPENTER'S SYNDROME

A recessive disorder that is inherited and shows a pointed skull, webbed fingers and toes, low intelligence and often obesity. Also called acrocephalopolysyndactyly. George Alfred Carpenter first described it.

CARPENTER'S SYNDROME: "Carpenter's syndrome includes altered features and low intelligence."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CARPENTER'S SYNDROME," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/carpenters-syndrome-2/ (accessed July 6, 2020).
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