Indian Journal of Dental Research

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Year
: 2010  |  Volume : 21  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 143--145

Oral abnormalities in the Ellis-van Creveld syndrome


Prashant Babaji 
 Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, SPPGIDMS, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

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Prashant Babaji
Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, SPPGIDMS, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
India

Ellis-van Creveld (EvC) syndrome is an autosomal recessive disorder, mainly affecting the ectodermal components such as, enamel, nail, and hair. The gene for EvC syndrome is located on chromosome 4p16. Patients with EvC syndrome characteristically presents with congenitally missing teeth, abnormal frenal attachment, microdontia, and hexadactyly.


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Babaji P. Oral abnormalities in the Ellis-van Creveld syndrome.Indian J Dent Res 2010;21:143-145


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Babaji P. Oral abnormalities in the Ellis-van Creveld syndrome. Indian J Dent Res [serial online] 2010 [cited 2021 Feb 28 ];21:143-145
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