Facial dysostoses: Etiology, pathogenesis and management.

@article{Trainor2013FacialDE,
  title={Facial dysostoses: Etiology, pathogenesis and management.},
  author={Paul A Trainor and Brian T Andrews},
  journal={American journal of medical genetics. Part C, Seminars in medical genetics},
  year={2013},
  volume={163C 4},
  pages={
          283-94
        }
}
Approximately 1% of all live births exhibit a minor or major congenital anomaly. Of these approximately one-third display craniofacial abnormalities which are a significant cause of infant mortality and dramatically affect national health care budgets. To date, more than 700 distinct craniofacial syndromes have been described and in this review, we discuss the etiology, pathogenesis and management of facial dysostoses with a particular emphasis on Treacher Collins, Nager and Miller syndromes… CONTINUE READING
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