Focal dermal hypoplasia (Goltz syndrome): case reports
CITATION: Derks, B., Gericke, G. S. & Louw, M. 1978. Focal dermal hypoplasia (Goltz syndrome): case reports. South African Medical Journal, 54(1):27-29.
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Two children, both with physical stigmata of Goltz syndrome, are described. Accurate diagnosis of congenital defects in the newborn allows optimal planning of surgical treatment and more accurate prognosis and genetic counselling.