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Descriptor English:   Klippel-Feil Syndrome 
Descriptor Spanish:   Síndrome de Klippel-Feil 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Síndrome de Klippel-Feil 
Synonyms English:   Cervical Fusion Syndrome
Dystrophia Brevicollis Congenita
Dystrophia Brevicollis Congenitas
Klippel Feil Syndrome
Klippel-Feil Sequence
Syndrome, Klippel-Feil
Vertebral Cervical Fusion Syndrome  
Tree Number:   C05.116.099.370.535
Definition English:   A syndrome characterised by a low hairline and a shortened neck resulting from a reduced number of vertebrae or the fusion of multiple hemivertebrae into one osseous mass. 
Indexing Annotation English:   short neck as result of vertebral abnorm; do not use /congen & do not coord with INFANT, NEWBORN, DISEASES
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications DI diagnosis
DG diagnostic imaging DH diet therapy
DT drug therapy EC economics
EM embryology EN enzymology
EP epidemiology EH ethnology
ET etiology GE genetics
HI history IM immunology
ME metabolism MI microbiology
MO mortality NU nursing
PS parasitology PA pathology
PP physiopathology PC prevention & control
PX psychology RT radiotherapy
RH rehabilitation SU surgery
TH therapy UR urine
VE veterinary VI virology
Record Number:   7890 
Unique Identifier:   D007714 

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