• Users Online: 3060
  • Home
  • Print this page
  • Email this page
Year : 2008  |  Volume : 56  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 150-152

A case of Goldenhar-Gorlin syndrome with unusual association of hypoplastic thumb

Department of Ophthalmology, RG Kar Medical College and Hospital, 1, Khudiram Bose Sarani, Kolkata - 700 004, India

Correspondence Address:
Amitava Das
CF 68, Sector - I, Salt Lake City, Kolkata - 700 064
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/0301-4738.39123

Rights and Permissions

A case of Goldenhar-Gorlin syndrome in a seven-month-old male infant presented with the features of epibulbar dermoid, microtia and hemifacial microsomia associated with thumb defect. The dermoid was bilateral and microtia was unilateral. Preauricular appendages and pits were double and single respectively on both the sides. Hemifacial microsomia was unilateral and was associated with cleft lip, macrostomia, dental misalignment, large tongue and high arched palate. The association of hypoplastic thumb with Goldenhar-Gorlin syndrome has not been documented in the past.

Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)

 Article Access Statistics
    PDF Downloaded347    
    Comments [Add]    
    Cited by others 4    

Recommend this journal