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CASE REPORT

Oculo-auriculovertebral Spectrum with Radial Anomaly: A Rare Case Report

Dileep Kumar, Anil Kumar Gupta, Siddharth Rai, Vijai Prakash Sharma

Citation Information : Kumar D, Gupta AK, Rai S, Sharma VP. Oculo-auriculovertebral Spectrum with Radial Anomaly: A Rare Case Report. Indian J Phy Med Rehab 2016; 27 (2):49-52.

DOI: 10.5005/ijopmr-27-2-49

Published Online: 00-06-2016

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2016; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Oculo-auriculovertebral spectrum (OAVS) or the Goldenhar syndrome is a rare developmental disorder with plethora of congenital anomalies which mostly affects structures arising from the first and the second branchial arches. The affected structures include cheekbone, jaws, mouth eyes, ear and vertebrae. The case which we are presenting here had classical features such as microsomia, unilateral microtia, microphthalmia and facial nerve palsy along with vertebral anomalies with additional signs as unilateral hearing loss and radial limb anomalies. OAVS with radial defect and limb abnormalities is a rare presentation and thus reported‥


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