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How is the neck affected by Goldenhar syndrome?

In some cases, children born with Goldenhar syndrome will have symptoms in their neck. Bones along the upper vertebra may be fused. Surgery to correct the problem will be needed to prevent further complications as the child grows.

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What other birth defects are similar to Goldenhar syndrome?
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Symptoms of Goldenhar syndromes are similar other craniofacial disorders.  
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Is there a vaccine to prevent Goldenhar syndrome?
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Goldenhar syndrome is a type of birth defect. The exact cause of it is unknown. There is currently n...
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Can symptoms of Goldenhar syndrome be treated before birth?
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Your doctor may be able to detect irregular physical symptoms using an ultrasound. However, they can...
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Is Goldenhar Syndrome life-threatening?
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In most cases, Goldenhar syndrome is not life-threatening although complications due to its symptoms...
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