Unusual presentation of hemifacial microsomia

Marc Z. Handler, Olamide Alabi, Jason J Miller

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Abstract

Hemifacial microsomia is a well known yet rare collection of developmental facial defects. Almost half of all known cases exhibit additional anomalies beyond the classic malformations of the first and second brachial arches. This case is unique in that it describes a child with hemifacial microsomia and an associated oropharyngeal stenosis, nasal stenosis and a v-shaped mandibular deformity.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)e306-e308
JournalJournal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery
Volume64
Issue number12
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 2011

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Keywords

  • Goldenhar syndrome
  • Hemifacial microsomia
  • OAV
  • oculo-auriculo-vertebral spectrum

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery

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