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Unilateral alopecia in association with Horner's syndrome
  1. David Anthony King,
  2. Daniel Yeomanson
  1. Paediatric Oncology, Sheffield Children's Hospital, Sheffield, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr Daniel Yeomanson, Department of Paediatric Oncology, Sheffield Children's Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2TH, UK; Daniel.Yeomanson{at}

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A 10-month-old girl was noted by her parents to have right-sided anhidrosis and miosis. Clinically, the patient had right-sided Horner's syndrome. Subsequent investigations revealed a right thoracic neuroblastoma with widespread skeletal metastases. She underwent complete thoracoscopic resection as a diagnostic procedure, …

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  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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