Ipsilateral foot and controlateral hand anomalies in a patient with Poland-Moebius syndrome

Çetin İ. İ. , Aktaş D., Tunçbilek E.

European Journal of Medical Genetics, vol.48, no.2, pp.183-187, 2005 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 48 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ejmg.2005.01.022
  • Journal Name: European Journal of Medical Genetics
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.183-187
  • Keywords: Bilateral, Lower limb, Moebius syndrome, Poland syndrome


This report describes a patient who had bilateral facial nerve paralysis, external ophthalmoplegia, absence of pectoralis major muscle at right side, ipsilateral hand and foot, and controlateral hand anomalies. To our knowledge, this is the first patient with Poland syndrome reported in combination with Moebius syndrome, presenting with controlateral hand and ipsilateral foot anomalies. © 2005 Elsevier SAS. All rights reserved.