Hemifacial Microsomia
and
Goldenhar Syndrome

What is Hemifacial Microsomia and Goldenhar Syndrome?

Defining Hemifacial Microsomia and Goldenhar Syndrome
Causes and occurrences:

Gulf War Babies
Questions and Answers

Personal Family Stories

John Nozum's Website - Of interest are his "About Goldenhar's Syndrome"  & "Sleep Apnea & Tracheostomies" pages but do take the time to explore his vast site.

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Treatment Strategies

Reconstruction and treatment
Mandibular Osteo-distraction
Some special tips

Links to other related Wide Smiles Documents
          Hemifacial Microsomia defined
            Goldenhar Syndrome/boy on Barney
            Information on Hemifacial Microsomia (Goldenhar)
            Mandibular Jaw Advancement (or Distraction)

Links to information on the web
        Omim
             Hemifacial Microsomia with radial defects
                Oculoauriclulovertabral dysplasia (Goldenhar)

         PubMed
            Genetic aspects of Hemifacial Microsomia

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