Spondylocostal dysostosis associated with right-sided polythelia, right-sided rib deformity and meningocoele: Case report with review of literature


Spondylocostal dysostosis (SCD) is a rare anomaly of axial skeleton due to flawed embryological development. A newborn baby boy with right-sided polythelia, meningocoele, fan-like configuration of third and fourth rib, fused fifth and sixth rib and third thoracic hemivertebra was delivered to a second gravid mother by elective caesarean section. Baby was… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/1817-1745.174456