Proboscis lateralis: a case report

Teratology. 1989 Sep;40(3):193-7. doi: 10.1002/tera.1420400302.

Abstract

A lateral proboscis usually occurs in the region of the inner canthus. We present a case of holoprosencephaly accompanied by an oblique facial cleft and an anterior encephalocele in which a proboscis lateralis occurred in a very lateral location.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Abnormalities, Multiple*
  • Brain / abnormalities*
  • Brain / embryology
  • Cerebellar Diseases / congenital*
  • Child, Preschool
  • Cleft Lip
  • Cleft Palate
  • Encephalocele / complications
  • Eye Abnormalities / complications
  • Facial Bones / abnormalities*
  • Facial Bones / embryology
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Hypertelorism
  • Nose / abnormalities*