Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry                           
Year : 2009  |  Volume : 27  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 121--124

Craniofacial features in Goldenhar syndrome


C Vinay1, R Sudhakara Reddy2, KS Uloopi1, V Madhuri1, R Chandra Sekhar1 
1 Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, Vishnu Dental College and Hospital, Bhimavaram - 534202, Andhra Pradesh, India
2 Department of Oral medicine and Radiology, Vishnu Dental College and Hospital, Bhimavaram - 534202, Andhra Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
C Vinay
Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, Vishnu Dental College, Bhimavaram - 534 202, Andhra Pradesh
India

Goldenhar syndrome also known as oculo-auriculo-vertebral syndrome was first reported by Dr Maurice Goldenhar in 1952. It is a rare disease entity characterized by craniofacial anomalies such as hypoplasia of the mandible and malar bones, microtia, and vertebral anomalies. The etiology of this disease still remains unclear and occurs as sporadic. This report presents goldenhar syndrome in a 12-year-old male patient.


How to cite this article:
Vinay C, Reddy R S, Uloopi K S, Madhuri V, Sekhar R C. Craniofacial features in Goldenhar syndrome.J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 2009;27:121-124


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Vinay C, Reddy R S, Uloopi K S, Madhuri V, Sekhar R C. Craniofacial features in Goldenhar syndrome. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent [serial online] 2009 [cited 2020 May 25 ];27:121-124
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