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Bart's Syndrome Associated Corpus Callosum Agenesis and Choanal Atresia.

Saeed M, Haq AU, Qadir K - Iran J Child Neurol (2014)

Bottom Line: Bart's syndrome is defined as congenital localized absence of skin, and associated with epidermolysis bullosa.Clinically it is characterized by raw beefy areas of denuded skin mainly on hands and feet.We report a rare case of a term female newborn born to non-consanguineous parents who presented with congenital absence of skin in, face, trunk and extremities.

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Affiliation: King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Objective: Bart's syndrome is defined as congenital localized absence of skin, and associated with epidermolysis bullosa. A newborn with Bart's syndrome is reported because it is a very rare condition, especially when associated with corpus callosum agenesis and concomitant choanal atresia. Clinically it is characterized by raw beefy areas of denuded skin mainly on hands and feet. We report a rare case of a term female newborn born to non-consanguineous parents who presented with congenital absence of skin in, face, trunk and extremities. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report presenting a case of Bart's syndrome associated with corpus callosum agenesis.

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Absent skin, on tip of nose, neck, bilaterally on the upper and lower extremities
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Figure 1: Absent skin, on tip of nose, neck, bilaterally on the upper and lower extremities

Mentions: In addition to the absence of skin, she had hypoplastic nails (Figures 1-4).


Bart's Syndrome Associated Corpus Callosum Agenesis and Choanal Atresia.

Saeed M, Haq AU, Qadir K - Iran J Child Neurol (2014)

Absent skin, on tip of nose, neck, bilaterally on the upper and lower extremities
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Figure 1: Absent skin, on tip of nose, neck, bilaterally on the upper and lower extremities
Mentions: In addition to the absence of skin, she had hypoplastic nails (Figures 1-4).

Bottom Line: Bart's syndrome is defined as congenital localized absence of skin, and associated with epidermolysis bullosa.Clinically it is characterized by raw beefy areas of denuded skin mainly on hands and feet.We report a rare case of a term female newborn born to non-consanguineous parents who presented with congenital absence of skin in, face, trunk and extremities.

View Article: PubMed Central - PubMed

Affiliation: King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

ABSTRACT

Objective: Bart's syndrome is defined as congenital localized absence of skin, and associated with epidermolysis bullosa. A newborn with Bart's syndrome is reported because it is a very rare condition, especially when associated with corpus callosum agenesis and concomitant choanal atresia. Clinically it is characterized by raw beefy areas of denuded skin mainly on hands and feet. We report a rare case of a term female newborn born to non-consanguineous parents who presented with congenital absence of skin in, face, trunk and extremities. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report presenting a case of Bart's syndrome associated with corpus callosum agenesis.

No MeSH data available.


Related in: MedlinePlus