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Mulibrey nanism, also called Perheentupa syndrome and pericardial constriction with growth failure, is a rare autosomal recessive congenital disorder. It causes severe growth failure along with abnormalities of the heart, muscle, liver, brain and eye. Mulibrey nanism has been associated with a recessive defect in the gene TRIM37. TRIM37 is responsible for various cellular functions including developmental patterning.
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Growth failure from birth that is due to mutations in a gene (TRIM37) on chromosome 17q22-q23 which encodes a RING-B-box-coiled-coil protein.
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