TELECANTHUS-HYPOSPADIAS SYNDROME

a genetic disorder characterized by greatly spaced eyes, a high nasal bridge, and a urethral opening on the ventral side of a male's penis. Some people additionally display cognitive retardation, with IQ's in the 40's and 50's. Current research proposes that the condition is genetically heterogeneous, with both autosomal and X-linked types. Commonly referred to as BBBG syndrome.

TELECANTHUS-HYPOSPADIAS SYNDROME: "Telecanthus-Hypospadias Syndrome is often referred to as BBBG Syndrome"
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "TELECANTHUS-HYPOSPADIAS SYNDROME," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/telecanthus-hypospadias-syndrome/ (accessed April 25, 2019).
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