Combined surgical-orthodontic rehabilitation of cleidocranial dysplasia: 5 years follow-up


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Cimen E., DERECİ Ö. , Tuzuner-Oncul A. M. , Yazicioglu D., Ozdiler E., Senol A., ...More

WORLD JOURNAL OF CLINICAL CASES, vol.3, no.8, pp.751-756, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 3 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.12998/wjcc.v3.i8.751
  • Title of Journal : WORLD JOURNAL OF CLINICAL CASES
  • Page Numbers: pp.751-756

Abstract

Cleidocranial dysplasia (CD) is an autosomal dominant syndrome which is characterized by several skeletal malformations such as non-closed fontanelles, skeletal abnormalities of the maxilla and mandible and absence of clavicles. Mid-facial hypoplasia and mandibular prognathism are mostly seen jaw abnor-malities in CD. In this study, the combined orthodontic-surgical treatment of a patient with CD with class. malocclusion and multiple unerupted primary and deciduous teeth is presented.