BRANCHIO - OTO - DYSPLASIA SYNDROME: A RARE PRESENTATION OF BRANCHIAL CLEFT ANOMALIES
English

Kulkarni Manik Rao
2014 Journal of Evidence Based Medicine and Healthcare  
We report a rare case of bilateral branchial fistulae, bilateral preauricular sinuses with bilateral conductive hearing loss, called "the branchio-oto-dysplasia syndrome" (BO syndrome). It is considered as a variant of branchio-oto-renal syndrome (BOR syndrome), in which renal anomalies is an added feature. The incidence of hearing loss and the renal anomalies as per literature is variable. It has to be kept in mind that, a case with branchial fistula can be associated with various other
more » ... arious other anomalies like preauricular pits, hearing loss, and rarely renal anomalies also.
doi:10.18410/jebmh/2014/246 fatcat:z5xz7j6f35ddpoleb6yulqlkkm