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Prominent subcalcaneal fat pad

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Anatomical Abnormality
HPO: HP:0032276


Abnormally increased prominence of the fat pad underneath the heal. This feature can be appreciated in figure 1 of PMID:26769062. [from HPO]

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CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVProminent subcalcaneal fat pad

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Pierpont syndrome
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Disease or Syndrome
Pierpont syndrome (PRPTS) is a multiple congenital anomaly syndrome associated with learning disability. Key features include distinctive facial characteristics, especially when smiling, plantar fat pads, and other limb anomalies (summary by Burkitt Wright et al., 2011).

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