Klippel-Feil syndrome: a case report

Meena Patel, Richa Gupta, Naresh Bajaj, Vinod Tagore


Klippel-Feil Syndrome (KFS) is defined as congenital fusion of two or more cervical vertebrae. The most common signs are short neck, low hairline at the back of head and restricted mobility of neck. We report a case of a neonate who presented with complaint of respiratory difficulty and later diagnosed as case of Klippel-Feil syndrome.


Cervical vertebra, Congenital, Klippel-Feil syndrome, Posterior hairline

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