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Microtia with meatal atresia and conductive deafness: mild and severe manifestations within the same sibship.
  1. P Strisciuglio,
  2. A Ballabio,
  3. G Parenti


    Hereditary malformations of the external ear, such as microtia and meatal atresia, not associated with other congenital defects or syndromes, are rarely reported. Only a few familial cases have been described in which both dominant and recessive inheritance has been suggested. We report a sibship in which a wide variation of expression is present and recessive inheritance can be postulated.

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