Clinical approach in familial hypophosphatemic rickets: report of three generations.

  title={Clinical approach in familial hypophosphatemic rickets: report of three generations.},
  author={Eduardo Costa Studart Soares and F{\'a}bio Wildson Gurgel Costa and Thyciana Rodrigues Ribeiro and Ana Paula Negreiros Nunes Alves and Cristiane S{\'a} Roriz Fonteles},
  journal={Special care in dentistry : official publication of the American Association of Hospital Dentists, the Academy of Dentistry for the Handicapped, and the American Society for Geriatric Dentistry},
Familial hypophosphatemic rickets is a hereditary disease characterized by the involvement of several family members, transmitted in most cases as an X-linked dominant trait. Oral manifestations can be the first evidences for an adequate and early diagnosis of X-linked hypophosphatemic rickets (XLHR). The present report describes the main systemic manifestations, oral findings and dental management in three generations of an affected family. Oral exams, laboratorial and histologic evaluations… CONTINUE READING

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