The Meckel syndrome: report of two Japanese sibs and a review of literature.

Abstract

Two Japanese sibs with the Meckel syndrome are reported. Both babies showed the classical triad of this conditions: occipital encephalocele, cystic kidneys, and postaxial polydactyly of all four limbs. The diagnostic criteria and differential diagnosis were reviewed.

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@article{Sugiura1996TheMS, title={The Meckel syndrome: report of two Japanese sibs and a review of literature.}, author={Yoshihiro Sugiura and Yuka Suzuki and Maiko Kobayashi}, journal={American journal of medical genetics}, year={1996}, volume={67 3}, pages={312-4} }