European Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 144, Issue 5, pp 503–504 | Cite as

A case of perineal hypospadias with paracentric inversion of chromosome 14

  • A. K. C. Leung
  • J. J. Hoo
Original Investigations


Abnormalities of chromosome 14 are encountered infrequently in clinical cytogenetics and only few studies of paracentric inversion have been published. This paper reports the first case of hypospadias associated with paracentric inversion of chromosome 14.

Key words

Hypospadias Paracentric inversion of chromosome 14 



inner canthal distance


outer canthal distance


interpupillary distance


rollicle stimulating hormone


luteinizing hormone


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© Springer-Verlag 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. K. C. Leung
    • 1
  • J. J. Hoo
    • 1
  1. 1.The Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of MedicineUniversity of CalgaryCanada

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