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Jarcho-Levin syndrome presenting with diaphragmatic hernia.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18629769     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Jarcho-Levin syndrome (spondylothoracic or spondylocostal dysostosis) is an eponym that is used to define individuals with a short neck, short trunk, and short stature and multiple vertebral anomalies. The prognosis is directly related to respiratory complications. Reported findings associated with Jarcho-Levin syndrome include congenital heart defects, abdominal wall malformations, genitourinary malformations, upper limb anomalies, and neural tube defects. We report on a 6-day-old girl who presented with an incomplete form of Jarcho-Levin syndrome with late-presenting congenital diaphragmatic hernia and congenital heart disease.
O S Onay; S T Kinik; Y Otgün; I S Arda; B Varan
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2008-07-15
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of pediatric surgery : official journal of Austrian Association of Pediatric Surgery ... [et al] = Zeitschrift für Kinderchirurgie     Volume:  18     ISSN:  0939-7248     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur J Pediatr Surg     Publication Date:  2008 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-08-28     Completed Date:  2008-12-16     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9105263     Medline TA:  Eur J Pediatr Surg     Country:  Germany    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  272-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Pediatrics, Section of Medical Sciences, Başkent University, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey.
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MeSH Terms
Abnormalities, Multiple*
Ductus Arteriosus, Patent / epidemiology
Foramen Ovale, Patent / epidemiology
Hernia, Diaphragmatic / congenital,  epidemiology*,  surgery
Lung / abnormalities
Spine / abnormalities*
Vena Cava, Superior / abnormalities

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