OAV Spectrum

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Basic synonyms

  • FAV
  • Goldenhar-Gorlin Syndrome
  • As well as Second Branchial Arch Syndrome
  • OAV Spectrum
  • Oculo-Auriculo-Vertebral Dysplasia
  • Facio-Auriculo-Vertebral Spectrum
  • OAVS

Problem Subdivisions

  • Oculo-Auriculo-Vertebral Disorder
  • Hemifacial Microsomia (HFM)
  • Goldenhar Syndrome

General Discussion
Oculo-auriculo-vertebral range (OAVS) describes 3 uncommon conditions that several medical professionals think to be thoroughly pertaining to each other as well as which stand for the variety of seriousness of the very same problem. These conditions appear at birth (hereditary). As the name recommends, they include malformations of the eyes, ears as well as spinal column.

Oculo-auriculo-vertebral problem (OAVD) stands for the mildest type of the problem, while Goldenhar disorder offers regularly as one of the most extreme kind. Hemifacial microstomia seems a more advanced type.

The problem is identified by a large range of signs as well as physical attributes that could differ substantially in array and also seriousness from instance to situation. In many situations (concerning 60 %), such malformations influence one side of the physical body (independent), roughly 10 to 33 percent of damaged people have such malformations on both sides of the physical body (reciprocal), with one side generally much more damaged compared to the various other (crookedness).

OAVS shows up to happen arbitrarily, with no evident reason (occasional). In some situations, family members records recommend autosomal leading or recessive inheritance. Additionally, some scientists recommend that the problem could be dued to the communication of lots of genetics, potentially in combo with ecological elements (multifactorial inheritance).