Escher Hirt Syndrome
Type of disease: Rare conditions
Escher-Hirt syndrome is characterized by small ears with thickened ear lobes, a small jaw, and conductive hearing loss due to ear abnormalities. It has only been described in a few families. Escher-Hirt syndrome is inherited in an autosomal dominant pattern. Source: Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD), supported by ORDR-NCATS and NHGRI.