Lujan-Fryns Syndrome Phenotype with Autism-Like Behavior and Atypical Psychotic Symptoms: Case Report

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Genis B., Sahin F., COŞAR B.

TURK PSIKIYATRI DERGISI, vol.31, no.3, pp.216-220, 2020 (SSCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.5080/u23940
  • Journal Indexes: Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus, Central & Eastern European Academic Source (CEEAS), EMBASE, MEDLINE, Psycinfo, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.216-220
  • Keywords: Lujan Fryns Syndrome, psychotic disorders, autism, MED 12, delusion, Fragile X syndrome, LINKED MENTAL-RETARDATION, MARFANOID HABITUS, FEATURES, PATIENT, VARIANT
  • Kocaeli University Affiliated: Yes


Lujan-Fryns Syndrome (LFS) is defined as a set of symptoms including mild-moderate mental retardation, marfanoid appearance, hypotonia at birth, hypernasal speech, characteristic craniofacial appearance and normal testis size. The frequency of the syndrome is not known thus the information obtained is solely based on case reports. Hereby, we present a patient with LFS diagnosis.