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Proteus Syndrome

Proteus syndrome is an overgrowth disorder caused by a rare genetic mosaicism. A genetic mutation during embryonic develop gives rise to overgrowth in a subset of the individual's cells.

Date:July 26, 2011
Credit:Darryl Leja, NHGRI
Dimensions:1865 x 2775
File Size:656 Kb
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