TITLE

Klippel-Feil syndrome

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1179
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "Klippel-Feil syndrome" is presented. It refers to a congenital anomaly characterized by a short wide neck, low hairline, reduction in the number of cervical vertebrae and fusion of the cervical spine. The syndrome is named after French physicians Maurice Klippel and André Feil. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21233477

 

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