Webbed Neck


Webbed Neck, Pterygium Colli Deformity, Neck Webbing

  • Definition
  • Webbed Neck (Pterygium Colli Deformity)
  1. Congenital skin fold from the neck to the Shoulders
  • Signs
  1. May appear as loose folds of skin at the neck
  • Causes
  1. Turner's Syndrome
  2. Noonan Syndrome
  3. Klippel-Feil Syndrome
  • References
  1. Saenger in Snyder (2014) Clinical Manifestations and Diagnosis of Turners Syndrome, UpToDate, Accessed online 9/2/2014