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Royal dynasty facial deformity known as 'Habsburg jaw' was caused by inbreeding, scientists say

FOXNews.com Tuesday, 3 December 2019
A facial deformity known as the "Hapsburg jaw," seen in the Hapsburg dynasty of Spanish and Austrian royals, can be attributed to inbreeding.
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News video: Inbreeding In European Royals Caused Facial Deformities: Study

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Scientists have confirmed the cause of facial deformities among the kings and wives of the influential Spanish and Austrian Habsburg Dynasty.

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