TREACHER COLLINS SYNDROME

a principally autosomal dominant genetic disorder marked by facial defects, inclusive of a small retracted chin, small eyes with flaws of the iris, and malformed external ears. It stems from many inherited variations, inclusive of one which is autosomal recessive.

TREACHER COLLINS SYNDROME: "Treacher Collins syndrome is aptly named for its founder, Edward Treacher Collins, a British ophthalmologist."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "TREACHER COLLINS SYNDROME," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/treacher-collins-syndrome/ (accessed February 18, 2020).
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