There are interesting case reports about TAR syndrome
, the association between choledochal cyst and pancreatitis, rhabdomyosarcoma.
Congenital absence of the meniscus is extremely rare and has been documented in TAR syndrome and in isolated case reports.
Agenesis of cruciate ligaments and menisci causing severe knee dysplasia in TAR syndrome.
Sheila Radziewicz, a 32-year-old brown belt, born with thrombocytopenia-absent radius, or Tar syndrome
, has been training in martial arts for three years.
is a rare autosomal recessive disorder characterized by neonatal thrombocytopenia and hypoplasia of the radial bones of the forearms with absent, short, or malformed ulnae.
Hayley's swimming feats have been accomplished despite being born with Tar Syndrome
, which means she has no radius bones in her lower arms.
Here we report a one-day-old late preterm neonate diagnosed with TAR syndrome by clinical and laboratory data, and confirmed by genetic studies.
Herein we report a late preterm one-day-old neonate diagnosed with TAR syndrome by clinical and laboratory data, and confirmed by genetic studies.
Thrombocytopenia associated with TAR syndrome is believed to be related to a process of defective megakaryopoiesis resulting from a faulty progenitor cell.
The prevalence of TAR syndrome is estimated at 1:200,000-1:100,000.
Based on these physical findings, thrombocytopenia and X-ray results diagnosis of TAR syndrome was made.
TAR syndrome is a rare genetic disorder characterized by low platelet level and radial aplasia and presence of both thumbs.