The congenital warfarin syndrome.

  • M S Zakzouk
  • Published 1986 in The Journal of laryngology and otology


A rare congenital nasal deformity due to warfarin embryopathy is reported. The commonest anomalies described in this syndrome are: hypoplasia of the nose, stippling of bone, optic atrophy and mental retardation. The various abnormalities and the mechanism of warfarin teratogenesis are discussed.


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@article{Zakzouk1986TheCW, title={The congenital warfarin syndrome.}, author={M S Zakzouk}, journal={The Journal of laryngology and otology}, year={1986}, volume={100 2}, pages={215-9} }