Amelogenesis imperfecta with renal disease--a report of two cases.

@article{Elizabeth2007AmelogenesisIW,
  title={Amelogenesis imperfecta with renal disease--a report of two cases.},
  author={J. Priscilla Elizabeth and E Lakshmi Priya and Krishnamohan Rao Umadevi and Kannan Ranganathan},
  journal={Journal of oral pathology & medicine : official publication of the International Association of Oral Pathologists and the American Academy of Oral Pathology},
  year={2007},
  volume={36 10},
  pages={625-8}
}
Amelogenesis imperfecta (AI) is a collective term for a number of developmental conditions characterized by abnormal enamel formation. AI is usually not associated with generalized findings; however, a few cases of AI associated with syndromes and metabolic disorders have been reported in the literature. We report two cases of AI presenting with renal disease and thereby highlight the importance of recognizing this possible association at an early stage, as AI in some cases, may be a marker of… CONTINUE READING