Case Report

Seckel Syndrome: A Case Report

  • Salih Coşkun
  • Serkan Kurtgöz
  • Ayşe Tosun
  • Ece Keskin
  • Gökay Bozkurt

Meandros Med Dent J 2013;14(3):32-37

Seckel syndrome is an autosomal recessive disease characterized by short stature, microcephaly, prominent nose (beaked nose), and typical facial appearance (1). Three-month-old male patient was brought to pediatrics clinic with the complaints of fever and poor sucking, and referred to us because of atypical facial appearance. Physical examination revealed that he had a good general condition, was conscious, and had the appearance of malnutrition. Body weight was 2570 gr (

Keywords: Microcephaly, mental retardation, micrognathia