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Sirenomelia – Mermaid Syndrome with Oesophageal Atresia: A Rare Case Report

Veena Raja, Vidyavathi Kannar, C. S. Babu Rajendra Prasad.

Abstract
Sirenomelia or Mermaid syndrome is a very rare congenital deformity in which legs are fused together and commonly associated with abnormal kidney development, genital, and rectal abnormalities. In this present case, sirenomelia was associated with oesophageal atresia, which is a rare association and occurs in about 20-35% of cases.

Key words: Sirenomelia, Mermaid syndrome, Potter’s facies, Oesophageal atresia, VACTERL anomalies


 
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Raja V, Kannar V, Prasad CSBR. Sirenomelia – Mermaid Syndrome with Oesophageal Atresia: A Rare Case Report. J Interdiscipl Histopathol. 2015; 3(3): 113-116. doi:10.5455/jihp.20150711023253


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Raja V, Kannar V, Prasad CSBR. Sirenomelia – Mermaid Syndrome with Oesophageal Atresia: A Rare Case Report. http://www.jidhp.com/?mno=187851 [Access: January 23, 2018]. doi:10.5455/jihp.20150711023253


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Raja V, Kannar V, Prasad CSBR. Sirenomelia – Mermaid Syndrome with Oesophageal Atresia: A Rare Case Report. J Interdiscipl Histopathol. 2015; 3(3): 113-116. doi:10.5455/jihp.20150711023253



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Raja V, Kannar V, Prasad CSBR. Sirenomelia – Mermaid Syndrome with Oesophageal Atresia: A Rare Case Report. J Interdiscipl Histopathol. (2015), [cited January 23, 2018]; 3(3): 113-116. doi:10.5455/jihp.20150711023253



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Raja, V., Kannar, V. & Prasad, C. S. B. R. (2015) Sirenomelia – Mermaid Syndrome with Oesophageal Atresia: A Rare Case Report. J Interdiscipl Histopathol, 3 (3), 113-116. doi:10.5455/jihp.20150711023253



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Raja, Veena, Vidyavathi Kannar, and C. S. Babu Rajendra Prasad. 2015. Sirenomelia – Mermaid Syndrome with Oesophageal Atresia: A Rare Case Report. Journal of Interdisciplinary Histopathology, 3 (3), 113-116. doi:10.5455/jihp.20150711023253



Chicago Style

Raja, Veena, Vidyavathi Kannar, and C. S. Babu Rajendra Prasad. "Sirenomelia – Mermaid Syndrome with Oesophageal Atresia: A Rare Case Report." Journal of Interdisciplinary Histopathology 3 (2015), 113-116. doi:10.5455/jihp.20150711023253



MLA (The Modern Language Association) Style

Raja, Veena, Vidyavathi Kannar, and C. S. Babu Rajendra Prasad. "Sirenomelia – Mermaid Syndrome with Oesophageal Atresia: A Rare Case Report." Journal of Interdisciplinary Histopathology 3.3 (2015), 113-116. Print. doi:10.5455/jihp.20150711023253



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Raja, V., Kannar, V. & Prasad, C. S. B. R. (2015) Sirenomelia – Mermaid Syndrome with Oesophageal Atresia: A Rare Case Report. Journal of Interdisciplinary Histopathology, 3 (3), 113-116. doi:10.5455/jihp.20150711023253





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