PapersMicromelic dwarfism – humerus, femur and tibia typeAl-Gazali, L. I.a; Bakir, M.b; Hamid, Z.b; Nath, D.b; Haas, D.cAuthor Information aDepartment of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences, UAE University, bDepartment of Paediatrics, Al Ain Hospital and cRadiology, Ministry of Health, UAE Received: 5 May 2000; accepted as revised: 17 July 2000 Correspondence to Lihadh Al-Gazali, FRCP, Associate Professor in Clinical Genetics, Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences, P.O. Box 17666, UAE University, UAE. Tel: 971 37 672000, ext 415, 971 3 703914 Direct; Fax: 971 37 672022; E-mail: [email protected] Clinical Dysmorphology: January 2001 - Volume 10 - Issue 1 - p 25-28 Buy Abstract We report a baby with severe micromelic dwarfism characterized by severe shortening of the humeri, femora and tibiae with hypoplastic radii, ulnae and fibulae which are of normal shape. We suggest that this case is similar to the case reported by Baxova et al [(1993), Paediatr Radiol 23:446–449] confirming the identity of this new bone dysplasia. © 2001 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.