Lateral cervical cleft: A previously unreported anomaly resulting from incomplete disappearance of the second pharyngeal (branchial) cleft


Gursoy M., Gedikoglu G., Tanyel F. C.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, cilt.34, ss.488-490, 1999 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 34 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 1999
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/s0022-3468(99)90508-0
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.488-490

Özet

The authors present a 2-year-old boy with a skin defect located in the right lateral side of the neck. They suggest the defect is a partial failure of disappearance of the second pharyngeal (branchial) cleft and propose a name of lateral cervical cleft.