Familial treacher collins syndrome- from an obstetrician’s view


  • Chesta Saini Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sanjay Gandhi Memorial Hospital, Delhi, India
  • Kishore Rajurkar Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sanjay Gandhi Memorial Hospital, Delhi, India
  • Rizul Saini Department of Anaesthesia, Sanjay Gandhi Memorial Hospital, Delhi, India




Treacher collins syndrome, Unicornuate uterus, Craniofacial dysmorphism


A number of genetic syndromes have been identified and can be diagnosed antenatally using ultrasonography signifying the importance of antenatal care. We report a rare case of familial treacher collins syndrome diagnosed postnatally that shows difficulties faced by an obstetrician to safely manage such cases.



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