Periodontal findings and other oral manifestations in Proteus syndrome: a case report.

@article{Canabarro2008PeriodontalFA,
  title={Periodontal findings and other oral manifestations in Proteus syndrome: a case report.},
  author={Antonio Canabarro and Tania Maria Galheigo and Diogo Galheigo de Oliveira e Silva and Eduardo Muniz Barretto Tinoco},
  journal={Quintessence international},
  year={2008},
  volume={39 4},
  pages={307-11}
}
Proteus syndrome is an extremely rare congenital disorder with progressive asymmetric overgrowth of multiple tissues. The etiology is unknown to date. The aim of this article was to describe the clinical and radiographic periodontal findings and other oral manifestations in a patient with Proteus syndrome. A 13-year-old Caucasian Brazilian girl with Proteus syndrome was evaluated by means of clinical examination and full-mouth intraoral radiographic analysis. The patient showed skeletal… CONTINUE READING

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