Fragile X (Martin Bell) syndrome and dental care

  title={Fragile X (Martin Bell) syndrome and dental care},
  author={June Heather Nunn and Peter Durning},
  journal={British Dental Journal},
A case is presented, and the literature reviewed, of a child with fragile X syndrome. Dental features associated with this prevalent syndrome are outlined, as are the implications for dentistry of the other clinical features of cardiac anomalies and joint hyperextensibility