Journal of Radiology Case Reports, Vol 10, No 1 (2016)

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Goldenhar syndrome with contralateral pulmonary aplasia: a rare association

Goldenhar syndrome with contralateral pulmonary aplasia: a rare association

TEJESHWAR SINGH JUGPAL, JYOTI KUMAR, SWATI GUPTA, ANJU GARG

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Abstract


We present a case of a 13-year-old boy with clinical features of Goldenhar syndrome (hemifacial microsomia with malformed ears) and associated contralateral pulmonary aplasia. The patient did not have any associated respiratory symptoms. Pulmonary aplasia is an uncommon association of Goldenhar Syndrome. A case of contralateral pulmonary aplasia has been rarely reported in the literature to the best of our knowledge.

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