Journal article

Solitary median maxillary central incisor syndrome occurring together with oromandibular-limb hypogenesis syndrome type 1: a case report of this previously unreported combination of syndromes

Jinda Lertsirivorakul, Roger K Hall

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PAEDIATRIC DENTISTRY | WILEY-BLACKWELL | Published : 2008

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Solitary median maxillary central incisor syndrome is a unique developmental abnormality, involving the central incisor tooth germs, occurring with and without systemic involvement. This syndrome has been recorded in association with many other midline developmental anomalies and several known syndromes. Its presence, together with oromandibular-limb hypogenesis syndrome type 1, has not previously been reported. CASE REPORT: A 3-year-old girl was presented with early childhood caries and a solitary median maxillary central incisor. She had a median submucosal cleft palate and severe micrognathia with hypoglossia. In addition, she had short stature, eating difficulty, and hearing ..

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