Plum syndrome is a very rare genetic disorder. It is characterized by retinal non-attachment, colobomata, odd facies, eyes set wide, flat face, dislocated hip, abnormal big toe, contractures of the extremities, cleft lip and mono-segmented leucocytes. There may be associated learning difficulties.
Named by Dr. C.M. Plum.
- Metabolic and Pediatric Ophthalmology, 1979, vol./is. 3/2-4(149-155), 0191-2771 (1979)
- http://www.checkorphan.org/disease/plum-syndrome accessed 5 July 2011