Jeune syndrome (asphyxiating thoracic dystrophy) associated with Hirschsprung disease

Clin Dysmorphol. 1999 Oct;8(4):259-63.


We describe two children with diagnostic features of Jeune syndrome who also had Hirschsprung disease. An association between the two conditions has not previously been described and has implications both for clinical management and for further study.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Asphyxia Neonatorum / complications*
  • Asphyxia Neonatorum / diagnostic imaging
  • Hirschsprung Disease / complications*
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Male
  • Osteochondrodysplasias / diagnostic imaging
  • Radiography
  • Syndrome