Fraser-Cryptophthalmos syndrome with cardiovascular malformations: a rare association

Indian Pediatr. 2003 Sep;40(9):888-90.


Fraser-Cryptophthalmos syndrome is a multiple malformation disorder associated variably with cryptophthalmos (hidden eye), anomalies of the head, nose and ears; syndactyly, renal and genital malformations. In this report, we describe a case of Fraser syndrome with cardiovascular malformations: coarctation of aorta, an association not previously described.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Abnormalities, Multiple*
  • Aortic Coarctation / complications*
  • Bridged Bicyclo Compounds, Heterocyclic
  • Eyelids / abnormalities
  • Fatal Outcome
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Infant, Premature
  • Male
  • Succinimides
  • Syndactyly


  • Bridged Bicyclo Compounds, Heterocyclic
  • Succinimides
  • sunepitron