Hereditary gingival fibromatosis. Report of an extensive four-generation pedigree.

Abstract

A Brazilian family with hereditary gingival fibromatosis is described with multiple affected subjects in four generations. A total of 50 (48%), of 105 at-risk offspring in a family of 132 members were affected, consistent with an autosomal dominant mode of inheritance. This family appears to represent the largest pedigree with this condition reported in the… (More)

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@article{Bozzo1994HereditaryGF, title={Hereditary gingival fibromatosis. Report of an extensive four-generation pedigree.}, author={L. Manuel Bozzo and O P de Almedia and Colm Scully and Michael J. Aldred}, journal={Oral surgery, oral medicine, and oral pathology}, year={1994}, volume={78 4}, pages={452-4} }