Perinatal/neonatal case presentation: unexpected severe respiratory insufficiency in a newborn with Holt-Oram Syndrome.

@article{Smets2005PerinatalneonatalCP,
  title={Perinatal/neonatal case presentation: unexpected severe respiratory insufficiency in a newborn with Holt-Oram Syndrome.},
  author={Koenraad Jan Smets and Geert Mortier and Aleksandra Zecic},
  journal={Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association},
  year={2005},
  volume={25 11},
  pages={745-6}
}
Holt-Oram syndrome is an autosomal dominant condition characterized by skeletal and cardiac defects. Pulmonary malformation is not reported to belong to the spectrum of this condition. We report a second case of a newborn with Holt-Oram syndrome who developed severe respiratory insufficiency shortly after birth. We discuss possible genetic links between… CONTINUE READING