Dental abnormalities and oral health in patients with Hypophosphatemic rickets

@inproceedings{Souza2010DentalAA,
  title={Dental abnormalities and oral health in patients with Hypophosphatemic rickets},
  author={Melissa Almeida Souza and Luiz Alberto Valente Soares Junior and Marcela Alves dos Santos and Maria Helena Vaisbich},
  booktitle={Clinics},
  year={2010}
}
INTRODUCTION Hypophosphatemic rickets represents a group of heritable renal disorders of phosphate characterized by hypophosphatemia, normal or low serum 1,25 (OH)2 vitamin D and calcium levels. Hypophosphatemia is associated to interglobular dentine and an enlarged pulp chambers. AIM Our goal was to verify the dental abnormalities and the oral health condition in these patients. MATERIAL AND METHODS Prospective study of oral conditions in patients with Hypophosphatemic rickets. This report… CONTINUE READING