Wildervanck syndrome

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Wildervanck syndrome

Wildervanck syndrome is a condition that occurs almost exclusively in females and affects the bones in the neck, the eyes, and the ears.  It is characterized by Klippel-Feil anomaly (in which the bones of the neck fuse together), Duane syndrome (an eye movement disorder that is present from birth), and hearing loss.    The cause of Wildervanck syndrome is unknown.  In most cases, affected individuals have no family history of the condition.
 

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The terms "Wildervanck syndrome" returned 7 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Wildervanck syndrome: an uncommon cause of Duane syndrome.
 

Author(s): H Taylan Sekeroglu, P Ozlem Sımsek-Kıper, G Eda Utıne, K Boduroglu, A Sefik Sanac, E Cumhur Sener

Journal: J Fr Ophtalmol. 2014 Oct;37(8):e123-4.

 

Last Updated: 10 Oct 2014

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Cervico-oculo-acoustic (Wildervanck) syndrome: clinicoradiological findings.
 

Author(s): Farouk Bassam Rihani

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We describe a girl presented with facial asymmetry and oral mucosal cleft and with further investigations other anomalies were found including hearing loss, Duane syndrome, Klippel-Feil anomaly, Chiari malformation and accessory bone mass in mandibular ramus leading to the clinical ...

Last Updated: 25 Apr 2013

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Ultrasound-assisted spinal anaesthesia in a patient with Wildervanck syndrome and congenital abnormalities of the lumbar spine.
 

Author(s): T Schisler, H Huttunen, R Tang, H Vaghadia

Journal: Br J Anaesth. 2012 Aug;109(2):290-1.

 

Last Updated: 11 Jul 2012

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