The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 67, Issue 3, pp 231–233 | Cite as

Goldenhar syndrome with rare associations

  • Ramesh Kumar
  • Bharat Balani
  • A. K. Patwari
  • V. K. Anand
  • B. Ahuja
Clinical Brief


Goldenhar syndrome is a malformation complex involving the structures arising from first and second branchial arches, the first pharyngeal pouch, first branchial cleft and primordia of the temporal bone. Though the syndrome itself is not very rare, the presence of polydactyly and hydrocephalus, which are rare associations, prompted us to report this case.

Key words

Goldenhar syndrome Polydactyly Hydrocephalus 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ramesh Kumar
    • 1
  • Bharat Balani
    • 1
  • A. K. Patwari
    • 1
  • V. K. Anand
    • 1
  • B. Ahuja
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Pediatrics, Lady Hardinge Medical CollegeKalawati Saran Children’s HospitalNew Delhi

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