Anomaly

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Anomaly

An unusual or unrepeatable event. For example, a stock index inexplicably rising 20% in a week during a bear market may constitute an anomaly.
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The incidence of otocephaly which is a rare idiopathic malformation in humans is 1 per 70,000 new borns (3).
Alan, 19, suffers from a rare disorder called otocephaly, which means he was born without a chin and lower jaw.
Otocephaly or agnathiasynotia-microstomia syndrome: report of a case.