Haim-Munk syndrome

What is Haim-Munk syndrome?

Haim-Munk syndrome (HMS) is characterized by palmoplantar hyperkeratosis, severe early-onset periodontitis, onychogryposis, pes planus, arachnodactyly and acroosteolysis.

Other condition names

  • Keratosis palmoplantaris-periodontopathia-onychogryposis syndrome
  • Palmoplantar hyperkeratosis-periodontopathia-onychogryposis syndrome
  • Palmoplantar keratoderma-periodontopathia-onychogryposis syndrome

Inheritance type

Autosomal recessive


  • Worldwide: <1 in 1,000 000

Age of Onset

  • Childhood
  • Infancy
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