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Case Report

Year: 2017 | Month: March | Volume: 7 | Issue: 3 | Pages: 373-375

A Rare Case of Poland’s Syndrome

Bhupendra Kumar Gupta1, Ajay Kumar Gahan1, Dipankar Mondal1, Sreekanth R Shenoy1, Jnanindra Nath Behera2, Swarupa Panda3

1Junior Resident, 2Professor, 3Asst Professor,
Dept. of Pediatrics, SVPPGIP and SCB Medical College and Hospital, Cuttack, Pin-753007, Odisha, India

Corresponding Author: Bhupendra Kumar Gupta


Poland’s syndrome is a rare congenital anomaly consisting of a unilateral absence of the pectoralis major, hand anomaly and occasionally associated other malformation. Many structural and functional abnormalities have been described in association with this syndrome. We report an incidentally diagnosed case in a 4 year male child presented to us with brachydactyly.

Key words: Poland’s syndrome, congenital anomaly, pectoralis major.

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