Causes and risk factors
The prevalence is estimated at 1: 50,000.
The gene that causes the syndrome is not yet known.
Which are the symptoms?
- short neck
- hair growth in the lower back
- limitation of rotational movements of the neck - obesity
- anomalies of the cervical vertebra
How is it diagnosed?
How is it treated?
There are no specific treatment methods; special attention is paid to mobilizing the neck in case of possible spinal cord injuries.
Where do we treat it?
Within the San Donato Group, you can find Klippel-Feil syndrome specialists at these departments: