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VOLUME 4 , ISSUE 3 ( September-December, 2011 ) > List of Articles

CASE REPORT

Ectodermal Dysplasia: A Case Report

Vinay K Srivastava

Keywords : Midface hypoplasia, Double lip, Partial anodontia

Citation Information : Srivastava VK. Ectodermal Dysplasia: A Case Report. Int J Clin Pediatr Dent 2011; 4 (3):269-270.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10005-1124

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 01-12-2011

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2011; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Ectodermal dysplasia is a hereditary disease characterized by dysplasia of tissues of ectodermal origin. The incidence of ectodermal dysplasia is rare (1 in 100,000 birth). This case report discusses the features, classification and prosthetic treatment plan (upper partial denture and lower complete denture for upper partial and lower complete edentulous arches respectively). This treatment plan would be able to provide psychological and functional boost to the sufferer.


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