A Rare Case of the Lenz Syndrome

*, Sohil T and *, Ketki K and *, Rukmini M S and Kamath, Nutan and Manjrekar, Poornima (2013) A Rare Case of the Lenz Syndrome. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, 7 (2). pp. 347-349.

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We are reporting here, a case of the Lenz syndrome in a neonate who was brought to the Paediatric OPD, Kasturba Medical College Hospital, Attavar, Mangalore India, with the complaints of poor suckling since birth and abnormal facial features. Altogether, the characteristic congenital abnormal findings in Lenz syndrome, which comprise of microophthalmia, ear anomalies, microcephaly, skeletal and digital deformities, and urogenital malformations were observed, with an exception of a dental anomaly. Dental abnormalities were not pertinent, as the patient was a neonate.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Lenz syndrome, Microophthalmia, Microcornea
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Mangalore > Paediatrics
Medicine > KMC Mangalore > Biochemistry
Depositing User: KMCMLR User
Date Deposited: 30 May 2013 05:19
Last Modified: 30 May 2013 05:19
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/136162

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