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J Med Genet. 1981 August; 18(4): 317–320.
PMCID: PMC1048744

Poland-Möbius syndrome.


A patient with stigmata of both the Möbius syndrome and the Poland syndrome is presented. This is now the twelfth well-documented patient with a combination of the two syndromes. The association of the Poland syndrome and the Möbius syndrome occurs with sufficient frequency that the combination probably represents a formal genesis malformation syndrome of unknown aetiology that should be designated the Poland-Möbius syndrome.

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