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genu

[′ge·nü]
(anatomy)
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On physical examination, the patient with the long-facial appearance had high-arched palate, long limbs and legs, purple-guinea-colored transverse striae of back, arachnodactyly, genu recurvatum, joint laxity, hypermobility, pes planus, scoliosis, and pectus excavatum.
In addition to acquired blindness, he presented dysmorphic features: a broad-based flat nose, poor dental status, xerostomia and lanugo, thin legs, genu valgus, genu recurvatum, hyperlaxity, and clinodactyly of 4th and 5th fingers of the right hand and the left and right fifth toe.