Occulo-dento-glosso-mandibular syndrome

Pai, Keerthilatha M (2014) Occulo-dento-glosso-mandibular syndrome. Journal of Cranio-Maxillary Diseases, 3 (1). pp. 49-50. ISSN 2278-9588

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A group of signs and symptoms that occur together and characterize a disease state is termed a syndrome. We describe the case of an 11-year-old girl who presented with features of congenital monocular microphthalmia and blindness, microglossia, hypodontia and mandibular retrognathia with dental malocclusion. These features are representative of a new syndrome. Our understanding of hitherto unknown syndromes is crucial for better multidisciplinary management of such cases in the future.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Microglossia; microphthalmia; syndrome.
Subjects: Dentistry > MCODS Manipal > Oral Medicine and Radiology
Depositing User: KMC Manipal
Date Deposited: 26 Dec 2014 09:45
Last Modified: 26 Dec 2014 09:45
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/141378

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