Noonan syndrome associated with unilateral iris coloboma and congenital chylothorax in an infant

Clin Dysmorphol. 2003 Apr;12(2):143-4. doi: 10.1097/00019605-200304000-00015.


Chylothorax and colobomas are uncommon features reported in Noonan syndrome. We describe an infant with Noonan phenotype, congenital chylothorax and a unilateral iris coloboma. The presence of these both abnormalities in the same patient has not previously been reported.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Chylothorax / physiopathology*
  • Coloboma / physiopathology*
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Iris / abnormalities*
  • Male
  • Noonan Syndrome / physiopathology*