Waardenburg syndrome: A rare case with bilateral congenital cataract: An unusual entity.

@article{Vichare2013WaardenburgSA,
  title={Waardenburg syndrome: A rare case with bilateral congenital cataract: An unusual entity.},
  author={N. Vichare and N. Bhargava},
  journal={Medical journal, Armed Forces India},
  year={2013},
  volume={69 2},
  pages={
          172-4
        }
}
Waardenburg syndrome is a rare genetic disorder most often characterized by varying degrees of deafness, minor defects in structures arising from the neural crest cells and pigmentation anomalies. Waardenburg syndrome is named after Waardenburg (1886–1979), a Dutch ophthalmologist, who in 1951, first described a patient with hearing loss, dystopia canthorum (i.e. lateral displacement of the inner canthi of the eyes), and retinal pigmentary differences.1 The condition he described is now… Expand
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