Apert Sydrome: Physical Traits

Other Joints:
Parents will also notice that it is frequently not possible for their child to raise their arms over their heads (a shoulder restriction), or completely straighten their elbows. The ankle is usually located more on the inside of the foot, than in the middle. Finally, fusion of the cervical vertebrae, or bones of the neck are common. For the most part, there are currently no helpful procedures for these joints.