3-M syndrome

3-M syndrome is a disorder that causes short stature (dwarfism), unusual facial features, and skeletal abnormalities. The name of this condition comes from the initials of three researchers who first identified it: Miller, McKusick, and Malvaux. Individuals with 3 ...1

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Types of 3-M syndrome

Some types of this condition may include:2 Types of 3-M syndrome:

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Genetics of 3-M syndrome

Genetic Changes: Mutations in the CUL7 gene cause 3-M syndrome . The CUL7 gene provides instructions for making a protein called cullin-7. This protein plays a role in the cell machinery that breaks down (degrades) unwanted proteins, called the ...3

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Names and Terminology

Other Names for This Condition

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  1. Source: GHR (NLM/NIH): ghr.nlm.nih.gov/ condition/ 3-m-syndrome
  2. Source: NCI Thesaurus
  3. Source: GHR (NLM/NIH): ghr.nlm.nih.gov/ condition/ 3-m-syndrome
  4. ibid.

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