Pictures Of Standard Syndromes and Undiagnosed Malformations

A dysmorphology database of multiple malformations, metabolic, teratogenic, chromosomal and skeletal syndromes and their images - for learning and diagnosis


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POSSUMweb at ACMG, Charlotte NC, 11-13 April

As you may recall POSSUMweb announced is partnering with FDNA for distribution and integration with their Face2Gene platform.
Dr Cathie Rose will be attending the ACMG meeting and as part of this new relationship will be available to meet you in the face2gene/FDNA booth 1015 at specific times as listed below.
You may just want to say ‘hello’, have a question, or want some tips on how to use POSSUMweb for the best results.

Here are the dates and times Cathie will be at booth 1015:
Wednesday 11 April 7:00-7:30PM
Thursday 12 April 1:30-2:30PM
Friday 13 April 12:00-1:00PM

If you are in the exhibit hall at these times do drop by, or if these times do not suit you and you would like to catch up, just send us an email and we can find a time and place to meet.

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POSSUMweb is a dysmorphology database.
- a web browser software tool that can help with diagnosis of syndromes in patients
- helpful teaching tool.
Provides a flexible search facility, saves time and effort in researching and cross-referencing syndrome information.
The POSSUM database includes information on over 4000 syndromes, including multiple malformations, chromosomal abnormalities, skeletal dysplasias, metabolic disorders, linked to over 30,000 images including photos, Xrays, scans, diagrams, and histology.
Trait selection searches the database resulting in a target list of possible diagnoses.
Syndrome commentaries and images where available provide detailed information about key clinical attributes, differential diagnoses, imaging and genetics.


New features include
- POSSUMweb can be accessed from PCs and Macs, iPads and androids
- Free text searching
- Links to PubMed
- the extensive illustrated trait dictionary is now easier to access