Waardenburg syndrome with familial unilateral renal agenesis: a new syndrome variant?

Katie M Webb, Alisha J Smith, Linda M Dansby, Charles J Diskin
Therapeutic Apheresis and Dialysis 2015, 19 (3): 296-8
A 64-year-old man with Waardenburg syndrome presented with anuria and was subsequently discovered by renal ultrasound to have unilateral renal agenesis. The patient is one of three generations with incidental finding of renal agenesis also marked by the presence of Waardenburg syndrome. To our knowledge, there has been no mention elsewhere in the scientific literature of a variant of Waardenburg syndrome with associated renal agenesis.

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