Larsen's syndrome with mixed-type hearing loss.

Published online: Sep 27 1994

E F Perçín, S Perçín, I Sezgin, and A K Akbas.

Department of Medical Biology and Genetics, Medical School of Cumhuriyet University, Cumhuriyet Universitesi Tip Fakültesi, Tibbi Bioyoloji ve Genetik Anabilim Dali, Sivas, Turkey.


Mixed-type hearing loss is an extremely rare feature of Larsen's syndrome, a complex of symptoms characterized by multiple joint dislocation and "flat" faces. In this report, a patient with bilateral mixed-type hearing loss and Larsen's syndrome is presented.