Surgical correction of the nasopalpebral lipoma-coloboma syndrome

Surgical correction of the nasopalpebral lipoma-coloboma syndrome The nasopalpebral lipoma-coloboma syndrome was first described in 1982. It is an autosomal dominant syndrome with complete penetrance, characterized by congenital symmetrical upper lid and nasopalpebral lipomas, bilateral symmetrical upper and lower lid palpebral colobomas, telecanthus, and maxillary hypoplasia. We describe a 2-year-old boy who with this syndrome and discuss the surgical treatment. This is the fifth report in the literature, and the first one in the field of plastic surgery. It is also the first to present pitfalls in the surgical management of this syndrome. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png European Journal of Plastic Surgery Springer Journals

Surgical correction of the nasopalpebral lipoma-coloboma syndrome

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Springer-Verlag
Copyright
Copyright © 2003 by Springer-Verlag
Subject
Medicine
ISSN
0930-343X
eISSN
1435-0130
D.O.I.
10.1007/s00238-003-0523-8
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Abstract

The nasopalpebral lipoma-coloboma syndrome was first described in 1982. It is an autosomal dominant syndrome with complete penetrance, characterized by congenital symmetrical upper lid and nasopalpebral lipomas, bilateral symmetrical upper and lower lid palpebral colobomas, telecanthus, and maxillary hypoplasia. We describe a 2-year-old boy who with this syndrome and discuss the surgical treatment. This is the fifth report in the literature, and the first one in the field of plastic surgery. It is also the first to present pitfalls in the surgical management of this syndrome.

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European Journal of Plastic SurgerySpringer Journals

Published: Sep 1, 2003

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