Wildervanck syndrome

Wildervanck syndrome, also known as cervico-ocular-acoustic dysplasia, consists of the triad of:


This syndrome occurs more commonly in girls than boys.

History and etymology

This condition is named after L S Wildervanck, Dutch human geneticist, who first described the condition in 1952 2.

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Article information

rID: 2293
Section: Syndromes
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Cervicoocularacoustic dysplasia
  • Cervico-ocular-acoustic dysplasia

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