TITLE

Delayed Presentation of Children With Waardenburg Syndrome

AUTHOR(S)
Mehta, Mridula; Sethi, Sumita; Pushker, Neelam; Bajaj, Mandeep S.; Ghose, Supriyo
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus;Nov/Dec2010, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p382
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor is presented about a case series of six children aged 2 to 6 years old who presented with characteristic manifestations of Waardenburg Syndrome (WS), with improper development of speech and language skills.
ACCESSION #
55545513

 

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