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Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology
Year : 2016, Volume : 9, Issue : 10
First page : ( 1552) Last page : ( 1554)
Print ISSN : 0974-3618. Online ISSN : 0974-360X.
Article DOI : 10.5958/0974-360X.2016.00304.8

Goldenhar syndrome and it's clinical significance

Vaishali S.*

Saveetha Dental College, 162, P.H. Road, Chennai, Tamilnadu-600077

*Corresponding Author E-mail: vaishudevasri1348@gmail.com

Online published on 2 March, 2017.

Abstract

Aim

To review the causes, symptoms, prevalence and diagnosis of goldenhar syndrome.

Objective

This review aims at analysing the clinical significance and facts about this rare syndrome in human population.

Background

Goldenhar syndrome also known as oculo-auriculo-vertebral syndrome is a rare congenital syndrome characterised by incomplete development of ears, nose, soft palate, lips and mandible. It is associated with anomalous development of the first branchial arch and second branchial arch. Common clinical manifestations include preauricular skin tags, limbal dermoids and strabismus.

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Keywords

Goldenhar Syndrome, Oculo-Auriculo-Vertebral, Cardiovascular Anomalies, Heart Dextroposition, Branchial Arches.

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