Indian Journal of Paediatric Dermatology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2020  |  Volume : 21  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 147--149

Michelin tire baby syndrome and achondroplasia: A rare association


Sayan Banerjee, Poulami Das, Gobinda Chandra Das 
 Department of Paediatrics, R.G. Kar Medical College and Hospital, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

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India

Michelin tire baby (MTB) syndrome is a rare genodermatosis characterized by generalized excessive skin folds. It is known to be associated with various syndromes and phenotypic abnormalities. It is mainly a clinical diagnosis, and its exact pathogenesis remains unclear. Herein, we report an association of MTB with achondroplasia which has not been reported of previously.


How to cite this article:
Banerjee S, Das P, Das GC. Michelin tire baby syndrome and achondroplasia: A rare association.Indian J Paediatr Dermatol 2020;21:147-149


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Banerjee S, Das P, Das GC. Michelin tire baby syndrome and achondroplasia: A rare association. Indian J Paediatr Dermatol [serial online] 2020 [cited 2020 Oct 24 ];21:147-149
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