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What causes micrognathism? 3 possible conditions

Micrognathia is a condition in which a child has a very small lower jaw. A child with micrognathia has a lower jaw that’s much shorter or smaller than the rest of their face. Read more

See a list of possible causes in order from the most common to the least.

1

Marfan's Syndrome

Marfan's syndrome affects your connective tissues, which provide support for your bones and organs. Learn about the symptoms and treatment options.

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2

Crying Cat Syndrome (Cri-du-Chat)

Crying cat syndrome is rare, but it's one of the most common syndromes caused by chromosomal deletion. Read about out the symptoms.

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3

Achondrogenesis

Achondrogenesis is a rare group of genetic disorders. Learn about signs and symptoms.

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This feature is for informational purposes only and should not be used to diagnose.
Please consult a healthcare professional if you have health concerns.
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