Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery, Oral medicine and radiology, Oral Pathology

Syndromes related to Developmental Disturbances

Here is a list of Syndromes related to Developmental Disturbances of oral cavity.

Syndromes related to Developmental Disturbances:

Parry-Romberg Syndrome:

  • Facial Hemiatrophy

Vander Woude’s Syndrome:

  • Pits of Lower lip and cleft of palate

Ascher’s Syndrome:

  • Acquired double lip
  • Blepharochalasis
  • Non toxic thyroid enlargement.

Oro Facial Digital Syndrome:

  • Cleft tongue
  • Clefting of Mandibular alveolar process

Median Cleft Face Syndrome:

  • Median cleft of Pre Maxilla and palate
  • Cranium bifidum occultum

Meischer’s Syndrome:

  • Chelitis granulomatosa

Melkerson Rosenthal Syndrome:

  • Chelitis granulomatosa
  • Facial paralysis
  • Scrotal Tongue

Peutz Jeghers Syndrome:

  • Multiple intestinal Polyposis
  • Pigmentation of Face, Oral cavity and hands.

Beckwith-Wiedeman Syndrome (or) Beckwith’s Hypoglycemic Syndrome:

  • Macroglossia
  • Neonatal hypoglycemia
  • Microcephaly
  • Facial Visceromegaly

Rubinstein Taybi Syndrome:

  • Talon’s Cusp
  • Developmental retardation
  • Broad thumbs
  • Great toes
  • Delayed or incomplete descent of testes

Klenefelter Syndrome (Trisomy 46):

  • Taurodontism
  • XXY genetic constitution

Gardner’s Syndrome:

  • Impacted Supernumerary teeth
  • Multiple Polyposis of large intestine
  • Osteomas of Bone
  • Multiple Sebaceous Cysts

LADD Syndrome:

  • Peg shaped teeth
  • Hypodontia
  • Enamel Hypoplasia
  • Clinodactyly
  • Auricles are deformed with ear having a cusp shaped appearance
  • lacrimal apparatus involvement with lacrimal sac inflammation



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