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Cat Eye Syndrome

Living reference work entry

Abstract

Cat eye syndrome is a clinically recognizable congenital malformation syndrome consisting primarily of colobomas, anal anomalies, preauricular anomalies, cardiac and renal defects, and mild to moderate mental retardation. The name “cat eye” was introduced because of iris colobomas resembling the pupils of the cat.

Keywords

Biliary Atresia Congenital Heart Defect Choledochal Cyst Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome Imperforate Anus 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Medical GeneticsShriners Hospitals for ChildrenShreveportUSA
  2. 2.Perinatal and Clinical Genetics, Department of PediatricsLSU Health Sciences CenterShreveportUSA

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