Geleo Physic Dysplasia

Geleo Physic Dysplasia

Geleophysic Dysplasia is a very rare disease which comes under a group of conditions related to the Mucopolysaccharidoses. It is a genetic degenerative storage condition leading to premature death often in childhood.

Geleophysic Dysplasia is characterised by extremely short stature, small hands and feet, failure to thrive and accompanying physical disabilities including progressive heart disease. Growth is severely limited with shortened limbs and joint mobility is generally decreased, especially in the hands. 

For more information please email mps@mpssociety.org.uk.