The face-brain relationship: a case of the face not predicting the brain

Clin Dysmorphol. 1994 Apr;3(2):164-70.


An infant with midline facial cleft and a severe brain malformation, not typical of holoprosencephaly, is reported. The CNF abnormalities suggested a malformation in the same category, but distinguishable from the various forms of holoprosencephaly sequence.

MeSH terms

  • Brain / abnormalities*
  • Echoencephalography
  • Face / abnormalities*
  • Face / diagnostic imaging
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn