Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 10, Issue 4, pp 247–249 | Cite as

Werner's mesomelic dysplasia with ventricular septal defect and Hirschsprung's disease

  • Christine M. Hall
Short Reports


A child with Werner's mesomelic dysplasia is presented. She has five fingers on each hand with absent thumbs and seven toes on each foot. There is posterior dislocation at the knees and mild tibial dysplasia. The child also has a ventricular septal defect (VSD) and Hirschsprung's disease. This is the first case reported of Werner's mesomelic dysplasia associated with systemic malformations.

Key words

Mesomelic dysplasia Tibial dysplasia Polydactyly Hirschsprung's disease Knee dislocation 


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© Springer-Verlag 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • Christine M. Hall
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  1. 1.Department of RadiologyThe Hospital for Sick ChildrenLondonEngland

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