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Anterior sacral meningocele occurring in one family. An autosomal dominantly inherited condition.

Authors
  • Andersen, C1
  • Tange, M
  • Bjerre, P
  • 1 Department of Neurosurgery, Odense University Hospital, Denmark.
Type
Published Article
Journal
British journal of neurosurgery
Publication Date
1990
Volume
4
Issue
1
Pages
59–62
Identifiers
PMID: 2334530
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Anterior sacral meningocele is a rare congenital condition. Among 177 individuals familial occurrence was reported only seven times. In this report a family in which five members had anterior sacral meningoceles is presented and an autosomal dominant inheritance is suggested.

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