Craniofacial and dental characteristics of Silver-Russell syndrome.

  title={Craniofacial and dental characteristics of Silver-Russell syndrome.},
  author={Johanna Kotilainen and P{\"a}ivi H{\"o}ltt{\"a} and Taina Mikkonen and Sirpa Arte and Ilkka Sipil{\"a} and Sinikka Pirinen},
  journal={American journal of medical genetics},
  volume={56 2},
We found significant differences in a craniometric, cephalometric, and dental study of 19 Silver-Russell syndrome patients (13 without growth hormone treatment) with appropriate controls. Although head circumference was normal for age, head length was increased, while cranial and facial widths and facial heights were reduced. Posterior facial height, posterior cranial base length, cranial base height, and mandibular body size were significantly smaller than in healthy children of the same… CONTINUE READING


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