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Klippel-Feil Syndrome - A Case Report

Journal: University Journal of Medicine and Medical Specialities (Vol.3, No. 5)

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Page : 69-70

Keywords : Klippel-Feil syndrome; Sprengel's deformity; omovertebral bone; cervical rib; ostium primum ASD;

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Klippel-Feil syndrome is a rare disorder characterized by the triad of short neck, low hair line and decreased range of motion in cervical spine. It comprises of a heterogeneous group of patients with various associated congenital anomalies, who share the common feature of congenital fusion of cervical vertebrae. Here we report a case of Klippel-Feil syndrome with a rare constellation of skeletal anomalies and acyanotic congenital heart disease.

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