The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 51, Issue 3, pp 367–369 | Cite as

Russell-Silver syndrome

  • P. Madhavachandran Nair
  • K Sabarinathan
Clinical Briefs


A term small-for-date male baby with features of Russell-Silver syndrome is discussed. Though no family history is usually obtained this baby had an elder sibling with exactly similar features.

Key words

Syndrome Russell-Silver 


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© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Madhavachandran Nair
    • 1
  • K Sabarinathan
    • 1
  1. 1.Departments of Pediatrics and NeonatologyS.A.T. Hospital, Medical CollegeTrivandrum

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