The Eurasian Journal of Medicine
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Nablus Mask-Like Facial Syndrome with Developmental Delay

Eurasian J Med 1; 1: 0-0
DOI: 10.5152/eurasianjmed.2019.18448
Read: 81 Downloads: 13 Published: 03 September 2019

Abstract

Nablus mask-like facial syndrome (NMLFS) is defined by distinctive craniofacial appearance including tight-appearing glistening facial skin, blepharophimosis, telecanthus, severe arched eyebrows, flat and broad nose, long philtrum, distinctive ears, upwest frontal hairline, mild developmental delay and “happy” disposition. We aim to report a 7-year-old boy diagnosed with NMLFS and moderate mental retardation. Literature emphasis that Intellectual Disability is common in this syndrome though it has been diagnosed to only a few person worldwide.

 

You may cite this article as: Turan B, Akinci MA, Esin IS, Dursun OB. Nablus Mask-Like Facial Syndrome with Developmental Delay. Eurasian J Med 2019; 10.5152/eurasianjmed.2019.18448.

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