Gene Reviews - learn more about the genetics of achondroplasia

Little People of America (LPA) is dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with dwarfism throughout their lives while celebrating with great pride Little People’s contribution to social diversity. LPA strives to bring solutions and global awareness to the prominent issues affecting individuals of short stature and their families.

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This AAP report is designed to help the pediatrician care for children with achondroplasia and their families.

Consumer-friendly information about human genetics from the U.S. National Library of Medicine

Medline Plus References for Achondroplasia