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Osteopathia striata--a case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8260464     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Osteopathia striata is an unusual skeletal condition that can affect the bones of the skull quite markedly and result in dental problems that have rarely been discussed in the literature. The characteristic features exhibited by the patient in this case report were dense maxillary and mandibular bone, a high forehead with frontal bossing, a broad nasal bridge, prominent zygomatic arches and thickened angles of the mandible. The mouth opening was limited as a result of sclerosis of the mastoid process, and right lateral excursion of the mandible was reduced, probably because of a deformity of the left condyle.
J R Goodman; C U Robertson
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  International journal of paediatric dentistry / the British Paedodontic Society [and] the International Association of Dentistry for Children     Volume:  3     ISSN:  0960-7439     ISO Abbreviation:  Int J Paediatr Dent     Publication Date:  1993 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1994-01-27     Completed Date:  1994-01-27     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9107511     Medline TA:  Int J Paediatr Dent     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  151-6     Citation Subset:  D    
Department of Children's Dentistry, Eastman Dental Hospital, London.
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MeSH Terms
Anodontia / etiology*
Bone Diseases, Developmental / complications,  congenital*,  radiography
Genes, Dominant
Osteosclerosis / congenital
Skull / abnormalities*
Tooth Eruption

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