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Related to acromelic: dwarfish, small person


Of or relating to the end of the extremities.

[From acro- + Greek melos, limb.]
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There is insufficient data regarding GH treatment in patients with various skeletal dysplasias [20] especially in those with acromelic dysplasia syndromes.
Cormier-Daire, "Genetic and molecular aspects of acromelic dysplasia," Pediatric Endocrinology Reviews, vol.
Krishnan, "Rapidly progressive mitral valve stenosis in patients with acromelic dysplasia," Cardiology in the Young, vol.