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Hypohidrotic Ectodermal Dysplasia: Prosthetic and Endodontic Management

Sandhya Jain, Tripty Rahangdale, Alok Kumar, Deshraj Jain

Citation Information : Jain S, Rahangdale T, Kumar A, Jain D. Hypohidrotic Ectodermal Dysplasia: Prosthetic and Endodontic Management. Int J Clin Pediatr Dent 2010; 3 (1):63-67.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10005-1056

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 01-03-2018

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2010; The Author(s).


Individuals affected by ectodermal dysplasia syndromes have abnormalities of the glands, tooth buds, hair follicles, and nail development. Oral finding in ectodermal dysplasia patient are significant and can include multiple abnormalities of the dentition such as anodontia, hypodontia or malformed and widely spaced peg like teeth, loss of occlusal vertical dimension, protuberant lips and lack of normal alveolar ridge development. This clinical report describes a combined surgical, pedodontic, and prosthodontic approach for the treatment of a patient with hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia.

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