Summary: A congenital defect in which the mouth is unusually small. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Publications123 found, 100 shown here
- Oral rehabilitation of a patient with scleroderma associated with systematic lupus erythematosus: a case reportA Y L Kam
The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam
Spec Care Dentist 26:121-3. 2006..This paper reports a new clinical and laboratory technique of fabricating a sectional RPD using magnets and customized tweezers for this patient...
- Fabricating sectional-collapsible complete dentures for an edentulous patient with microstomia induced by sclerodermaIdil Dikbas
Department oft Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Yeditepe University, Istanbul, Turkey
Quintessence Int 38:15-22. 2007Patients with microstomia who have to wear removable dental prostheses often face the difficulty of being unable to insert or remove the prosthesis because of the constricted opening of the oral cavity...
- Fabrication of a sectional impression tray and sectional complete denture for a patient with microstomia and trismus: a clinical reportCenk Cura
Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
J Prosthet Dent 89:540-3. 2003..These 2 factors increased the thickness of the denture and limited the volume of the tongue. Nevertheless, a single-piece denture base provided the patient with ease in placement and removal of the denture...
- Prosthetic rehabilitation for a patient with microstomia: a clinical reportRoberto Benetti
L Mariutto General Hospital, Mirano, Venice, Italy
J Prosthet Dent 92:322-7. 2004..impression tray technique and a custom-made palatal hinge mechanism for a partially edentulous woman with microstomia resulting from scleroderma...
- Impression procedures and construction of a sectional denture for a patient with microstomia: a clinical reportOnur Geckili
Faculty of Dentistry, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
J Prosthet Dent 96:387-90. 2006..Fabricating the denture in 2 pieces (a smaller anterior piece and a larger, hinged, collapsible posterior piece) enabled the patient to place and remove the denture...
- Microstomia caused by swallowing of caustic soda: report of a caseWilson Denis Martins
Catholic University of Paraná PUCPR in Curitiba, Brazil
J Contemp Dent Pract 4:91-9. 2003A case of microstomia caused by swallowing caustic soda is presented. A 54-year old man developed a progressive stricture of the circumoral region following accidental ingestion of caustic soda when he was 9 years old...
- Small mouths ... Big problems? A review of scleroderma and its oral health implicationsJonathan B Albilia
Division of Oral and MaxillofacialSurgery and Anesthesia, Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Can Dent Assoc 73:831-6. 2007..The features of CREST syndrome and morphea are reviewed. Concerns relevant to the prevention of dental disease and the safe delivery of dental care in this group of challenging patients are emphasized...
- Flexible, removable partial denture for a patient with systemic sclerosis (scleroderma) and microstomia: a clinical report and a three-year follow-upNachum Samet
Department of Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials Science, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Gen Dent 55:548-51. 2007This article describes an optional mode of treatment for a partially edentulous patient with severe microstomia, severe changes to the intraoral soft tissues, and compromised hand function...
- Anaesthetic and airway management in a child with Hanhart's syndromeDeniz Karakaya
Department of Anaesthesiology, Faculty of Medicine, Ondokuz Mayis University, Samsun, Turkey
Paediatr Anaesth 13:263-6. 2003..Difficult airway due to micrognathia may complicate anaesthetic management in this syndrome. We describe the anaesthetic management of a child with Hanhart's syndrome undergoing plastic reconstructive surgery...
- Auriculo-condylar syndrome is associated with highly variable ear and mandibular defects in multiple kindredsAndrea L Storm
Department of Pediatrics, Section of Medical and Molecular Genetics, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, Arizona, USA
Am J Med Genet A 138:141-5. 2005..auricular clefts, mandibular condyle hypoplasia, temporomandibular joint (TMJ) abnormalities, micrognathia, microstomia, and a round facial appearance with prominent cheeks...
- Scleroderma: considerations for dental hygienistsS L Tolle
School of Dental Hygiene, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA 23529 0499, USA
Int J Dent Hyg 6:77-83. 2008..With this information, dental hygienists will be better prepared to provide compassionate, safe and effective dental hygiene management and care to patients with scleroderma...
- Long-term results of distraction osteogenesis of the maxilla and midfaceJ Wiltfang
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University Hospital Erlangen-Nuremberg, , D-91054 Erlangen, Germany
Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 40:473-9. 2002..Long-term follow-up is necessary...
- [Sectional acrylic dentures for a partially edentulous patient with microstomia: a clinical report]Midori Suzuki
The First Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Tsurumi University School of Dental Medicine
Nihon Hotetsu Shika Gakkai Zasshi 50:87-90. 2006The patient was a 48-year-old partially edentulous male with microstomia. His chief complaints were masticatory disturbance and aesthetic problems caused by missing teeth...
- Freeman-Sheldon syndrome: a case reportGamze Aren
Department of Pedodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
Quintessence Int 34:307-10. 2003..Characteristics include microstomia of the mouth, which gives the person a whistling appearance, a flat face, club feet, contracted joint muscles ..
- Effect of calcium sulfate pellets on early bone mineralization in distraction osteogenesis for craniofacial microsomia in adultsJong Yeop Kim
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Kyungpook National University Hospital, Daegu, Korea
J Craniofac Surg 18:1309-21. 2007..In conclusion, results of the present study suggested that calcium sulfate is a very active, economic, and biocompatible osteoconductive material, which has a good effect on early consolidation in distraction osteogenesis...
- Topical review-connective tissue diseases: orofacial manifestations including painGary D Klasser
College of Dentistry, Department of Oral Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612 7213, USA
J Orofac Pain 21:171-84. 2007..This will allow the practitioner the opportunity to contribute and collaborate as a member of a multidisciplinary health-care team in the management of these systemic autoimmune diseases...
- OtocephalyKwei Shuai Hwang
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tri Service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
J Chin Med Assoc 70:298-301. 2007Otocephaly is a rare lethal syndrome of microstomia, aglossia, agnathia, and synotia. This male infant was born to a 19-year-old, gravida 1, para 0, woman who received routine prenatal check-up...
- [Microstomia as a complication of scleroderma]K H Phoa
Afdeling Mondziekten, Kaakchirurgie en Bijzondere Tandheelkunde, Erasmus Medisch Centrum, Rotterdam
Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd 110:457-9. 2003..A case report is presented of the treatment of a 15-year-old female scleroderma patient with microstoma...
- Modified bimaxillary distraction osteogenesis: a technique to correct facial asymmetryEhab A A Shehata
Faculty of Dentistry, Alexandria University, Egypt Dental Department, Al Hada Al Taief Armed Military Hospital, Al Taief, Saudi Arabia
Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 45:471-7. 2007..To study the efficacy of modified simultaneous maxillary-mandibular distraction to correct facial asymmetry in patients with compensated occlusion and a canted occlusal plane...
- Fetal manifestation of the Fine-Lubinsky syndrome. Brachycephaly, deafness, cataract, microstomia and mental retardation syndrome complicated by Pierre-Robin anomaly and polyhydramniosKatharina Schoner
Institute of Pathology, Philipps University Marburg, Marburg, Germany
Fetal Diagn Ther 23:228-32. 2008..We report on a female fetus of 24 weeks gestational age with Fine-Lubinsky syndrome (FLS), representing the 7th case published so far...
- Oro-dental and craniofacial anomalies in LEOPARD syndromeA A Yam
Institut d'Odontologie, , Dakar,
Oral Dis 7:200-2. 2001..Therefore, dental and craniofacial anomalies might be expected in some cases of the disease. The therapeutic management of the lesions, and the follow-up of the patient would be done by a multidisciplinary team...
- Implant-supported, long-span fixed partial denture for a scleroderma patient: a clinical reportSteven E Haas
Department of Dentistry, University Hospital and Medical Center, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794, USA
J Prosthet Dent 87:136-9. 2002..This clinical report describes the use of modified techniques to fabricate a long-span fixed prosthesis delivered after serial extractions and implant placement...
- Proximal segment displacement in mandibular distraction osteogenesisBonnie L Padwa
Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
J Craniofac Surg 13:293-6; discussion 297. 2002..Further studies to document proximal segment movement using computed tomography scans may provide more quantitative data...
- [Anesthetic management of an infant with Freeman-Sheldon syndrome]Megumi Okawa
Department of Anesthesiology, Osaka Medical Center, Research Institute for Maternal and Child Health, Izumi 594-1101
Masui 51:659-62. 2002..He had features of the syndrome including blepharophimosis, hypertelorism, a flat nose, microstomia with a limited opening, micrognathia, a very short webbed neck, scoliosis and multiple arthrogryposis...
- Original sagittal split osteotomy revisited for mandibular distractionJ Y Choi
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, College of Dentistry, Seoul National University, Korea
J Craniomaxillofac Surg 29:165-73. 2001..Therefore, we suggest that sagittal split ramus osteotomy should be used as a preferred modification of osteotomy for mandibular distraction...
- Hypomandibular faciocranial dysostosis in consanguineous parents revealed by ultrasound prenatal diagnosisChristel Thauvin-Robinet
Centre de Genetique, Hôpital d Enfants, Dijon, France
Prenat Diagn 22:710-4. 2002..The diagnosis was made at birth on the association of severe retrognathia, microstomia, severe hypoglossia with glossoptosis, persistent buccopharyngeal membrane, median cleft palate, bifid uvula, ..
- The sixth clinical report of a rare association: agnathia-holoprosencephaly-situs inversusSelcuk Ozden
Prenat Diagn 22:840-2. 2002
- Otocephaly or agnathia-synotia-microstomia syndrome: report of a caseAnthony S Alessi
Department of Dentistry, Section of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, NY, USA
J Oral Maxillofac Surg 61:834-7. 2003
- Morphological variability of inferior alveolar nerve in low-grade craniofacial microsomiaElaine Y L Kan
Middlemore Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand
J Craniofac Surg 13:53-8. 2002..In conclusion, the inferior alveolar nerve should be found in very similar locations on both normal and microsomic sides in low-grade hemifacial microsomic patients...
- Prosthodontic management of an irradiated maxillectomy patient with severe trismus using implant-supported prostheses: a clinical reportAnsgar C Cheng
Graduate Prosthodontics, National University of Singapore, Singapore
J Prosthet Dent 99:344-50. 2008..An edentulous patient who developed microstomia after a maxillary tumor resection and radiation therapy is presented...
- Treatment of an edentulous patient with surgically induced microstomia: a clinical reportLaith Abd Al-Hadi
Department of Prosthodontics, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Sana a, Sana a, Yemen
J Prosthet Dent 87:423-6. 2002This clinical report describes the fabrication of a sectioned mandibular complete denture for a patient with severe microstomia. Dovetails were created in the denture base to orient and secure the prosthesis.
- Is hemifacial microsomia linked to multiple maternities?K Lawson
Craniofacial Unit, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK
Br J Plast Surg 55:474-8. 2002..This study supports the hypothesis that hemifacial microsomia and microtia are in some way linked to multiple births. Analysis of this link may provide new directions for research into the aetiology of a variety of congenital defects...
- The oral implications of caustic soda ingestion in childrenFiona Ryan
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Dental and Maxillofacial Department, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, UK
Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 101:29-34. 2006..There is perhaps a role for further investigation of early use of antiproliferative agents to prevent scarring, more aggressive surgery, and long-term physiotherapy appliance use. These patients require lifelong follow-up...
- Dental treatment in a patient with epidermolysis bullosaMaria Alice Siqueira
Center of Formation of Human Resources Specialized in Dental Care for Special Needs Patients, School of Dentistry of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Spec Care Dentist 28:92-5. 2008..The repetition of these episodes in the oral cavity leads to atrophy of the mucosa, causing microstomia, ankyloglossia, tongue denudation, and vestibule obliteration, characteristics that make dental treatment ..
- Resorbable distraction of the mandible: technical evolution and clinical experienceFernando D Burstein
Emory University Plastic Surgery Division, Center for Craniofacial Disorders, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
J Craniofac Surg 19:637-43. 2008....
- Freeman-Sheldon syndrome: a case reportL A Corrigan
Department of Paediatric and Preventive Dentistry, School of Clinical Dentistry, Royal Group of Hospitals, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Int J Paediatr Dent 16:440-3. 2006..The main feature of relevance is severe microstomia, which limits access for routine dental care...
- A classification system and algorithm for reconstruction of maxillectomy and midfacial defectsP G Cordeiro
Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
Plast Reconstr Surg 105:2331-46; discussion 2347-8. 2000..10 patients with excision/reconstruction of the oral commissure; however, two patients (20 percent) developed microstomia after receiving radiotherapy...
- Adding versatility to the reconstruction of intraoral lining: opened pocket methodCan Cinar
Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey
J Craniofac Surg 18:198-202. 2007..She also had a satisfactory oral competence and an acceptable appearance, without microstomia. Despite its disadvantages, prefabrication can make the scapular fascia-cutaneous flap suitable for ..
- Oral implant rehabilitation in a patient with Moebius syndromeJaume Escoda-Francoli
Centro Medico Teknon, Barcelona, Spain
Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 14:E295-8. 2009..as facial and tongue muscle weakness, uncontrolled salivation secondary to deficient lip sealing, micrognathia, microstomia, bifid uvula, gothic and fissured palate, fissured tongue, and glossoptosis...
- Auriculo-condylar syndrome: mapping of a first locus and evidence for genetic heterogeneityCibele Masotti
Instituto de Biociencias, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Eur J Hum Genet 16:145-52. 2008..and second pharyngeal arches, is characterized by malformed ears ('question mark ears'), prominent cheeks, microstomia, abnormal temporomandibular joint, and mandibular condyle hypoplasia...
- Lower lip reconstruction after tumor resection; a single author's experience with various methodsMohammed A Rifaat
The Department of Surgery at the National Cancer Institute, Cairo University
J Egypt Natl Canc Inst 18:323-33. 2006..The author presents through his own clinical experience with lower lip reconstruction at the NCI, an evaluation of the commonly practiced techniques...
- Free radial forearm flap lip reconstruction: a clinical series and case reports of technical refinementsMahendra Daya
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
Ann Plast Surg 62:361-7. 2009..The use of local tissue for subtotal lower lip loss problems like microstomia and facial and commissure distortion are real risks...
- Tight skin and limited joint movements as early presentation of Hutchinson-Gilford progeria in a 7-week-old infantLieve Sevenants
Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital Leuven, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
Eur J Pediatr 164:283-6. 2005..facial features became more and more apparent: frontal bossing, prominent eyes, thin and fine nose and lips, microstomia, low-set ears and occipito-parietal alopecia...
- Dysmorphic syndrome of hereditary neuralgic amyotrophy associated with a SEPT9 gene mutation--a family studyF Laccone
Department of Medical Genetics, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Clin Genet 74:279-83. 2008..an apparent dysmorphic syndrome, including hypotelorism, blepharophimosis, slight ptosis, epicanthal folds, microstomia and dysmorphic ears. One sibling had a cleft palate...
- Pediatric facial burnsTheodore A Kung
Department of Plastic Surgery, Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
J Craniofac Surg 19:951-9. 2008..Serious complications such as occlusion amblyopia and microstomia must be anticipated and urgently addressed to avert permanent consequences, whereas other reconstructive ..
- Oro-dental manifestations in Hallopeau-Siemens-type recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosaM De Benedittis
Department of Odontostomatology and Surgery, School of Dentistry, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
Clin Exp Dermatol 29:128-32. 2004..RDEB-HS patients present with a distinct pattern of oral involvement consisting of microstomia, ankyloglossia, vestibule obliteration and dental caries...
- A case of otocephaly with anencephaly and meningomyeloceleT Tos
Department of Genetics, Dr Sami Ulus Maternity and Children s Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
Genet Couns 21:325-8. 2010A case of otocephaly with anencephaly and meningomyelocele: Otocephaly is a rare lethal syndrome with microstomia, aglossia, agnathia, and synotia as major clinical features due to arrest in development of the first branchial arch...
- De novo interstitial duplication of the 15q11.2-q14 PWS/AS region of maternal origin: Clinical description, array CGH analysis, and review of the literatureSophia Kitsiou-Tzeli
Department of Medical Genetics, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Am J Med Genet A 152:1925-32. 2010..The patient is characterized by severe hypotonia, obesity, microstomia, long eyelashes, hirsutism, microretrognathia, short nose, severe psychomotor retardation, and multiple ..
- Airway management during an EXIT procedure for a fetus with dysgnathia complexPaul A Baker
Department of Anaesthesia, Auckland Children s Hospital, Park Road, Auckland, New Zealand
Paediatr Anaesth 14:781-6. 2004..is a rare disorder with a probable genetic basis characterized by a hypoplastic or absent mandible (agnathia), microstomia, microglossia, and ear anomalies secondary to a defect in the ventral portion of the first branchial arch ..
- Sectional impression tray and sectional denture for a microstomia patientShreya S Colvenkar
Department of Prosthodontics, MNR Dental College and Hospital, Sangareddy, Andhra Pradesh 502294, India
J Prosthodont 19:161-5. 2010b>Microstomia presents a unique challenge to the patient...
- Management of the oral surgery patient diagnosed with epidermolysis bullosa: report of 3 cases and review of the literatureFranci Stavropoulos
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Florida College of Dentistry, Gainesville, FL 32610-0416, USA
J Oral Maxillofac Surg 66:554-9. 2008
- Novel features in auriculo-condylar syndromeRuth McGowan
Ferguson Smith Centre for Clinical Genetics, Yorkhill Hospital, Glasgow, UK
Clin Dysmorphol 20:1-10. 2011..Other clinical features are; facial asymmetry, round faces with prominent cheeks, microstomia, micrognathia, dental malocclusion and hearing loss...
- Dental rehabilitation using an implant-carrying plate system in a severely resorbed edentulous maxilla: a case reportHiroshi Kurita
Department of Dentistry and Oral Surgery, Shinshu University School of Medicine, Asahi, Matsumoto, Japan
Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 23:117-20. 2008..using an implant-carrying plate system (EPITEC) for a patient with severely resorbed edentulous maxilla and microstomia. In this case, the presence of microstomia prevented bone augmentation procedures through an intraoral approach...
- Fine-Lubinsky syndrome: sibling pair suggests possible autosomal recessive inheritanceAshley M Holder
Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
Am J Med Genet A 143:2576-80. 2007In 1983, Fine and Lubinsky reported a single patient with craniofacial anomalies, hearing loss, cataracts, microstomia, CNS anomalies, and developmental delay...
- Current perspectives on the etiology of agnathia-otocephalyJean Gekas
Human Genetics Research Unit, Centre de recherché de l hôpital Saint François d Assise, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
Eur J Med Genet 53:358-66. 2010Agnathia-otocephaly, a rare, sporadic and lethal malformation, is characterized by microstomia (small mouth), aglossia (absence of the tongue), agnathia (absence of the lower jaw) and abnormally positioned ears...
- Rehabilitation of speech and swallowing after burns reconstructive surgery of the lips and noseNicola A Clayton
Speech Pathology Department and Burns Unit, Concord Repatriation General Hospital, Concord, New South Wales, Australia
J Burn Care Res 30:1039-45. 2009..The severity of injury sustained placed the patient at high risk for microstomia, dysphagia, and speech disorder...
- Lower lip reconstruction with local neuromusculocutaneous advancement flapGursel Turgut
Sisli Etfal Research Hospital, Department of Plastic Reconstructive Surgery, Istanbul, Turkey
J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 62:1196-201. 2009..With these techniques, microstomia, commissural distortion, functional insufficiency, and sensorial loss might be observed...
- Prenatal sonographic diagnosis of isolated agnathia: a case reportS H Yang
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Samsung Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 22:190-3. 2003Agnathia is a rare malformation characterized by the absence of the mandible, microstomia, aplasia or hypoplasia of the tongue, and low-set or medially fused ears...
- Chromosome 22q11.2 microdeletion in a patient with hemophilia AMurat Derbent
Department of Pediatrics, Clinical Genetics Unit, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, 6, Street Bahcelievler, 06490 Ankara, Turkey
Ann Genet 47:181-4. 2004..voice quality and articulation, narrow palpebral fissures, broad and depressed nasal root, high-arched palate, microstomia, and overfolded ears. The patient had no associated congenital cardiac or palatal malformations...
- A sectional stock tray system for making impressionsChikahiro Ohkubo
Department of Removable Prosthodontics, Tsurumi Univeristy School of Dental Medicine, Yokohama, Japan
J Prosthet Dent 90:201-4. 2003..It may be used not only for individual dental arches but also for patients with microstomia or constricted oral openings...
- Intravenous immunoglobulin therapy for scleromyxedema: a case report and review of literatureNovie Sroa
Division of Dermatology, Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, OH 43221, USA
J Drugs Dermatol 9:263-5. 2010..to widespread and indurated plaques resulting in patient disability via decreased mobility, sclerodactyly and microstomia. Abnormalities in the muscular, neurologic, rheumatologic, pulmonary, renal and cardiovascular systems may ..
- Reconstruction of large defect of lower lip and commissure using Karapandzic flap: case reportH Terziqi
Dept of Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery, University Hospital of Pristine, Kosovo
Niger J Med 18:222-3. 2009..The scars followed natural folds of the face and despite a slight microstomia gave an acceptable esthetic appearance...
- Oral care and dental management for patients with epidermolysis bullosaSusanne M Krämer
Department of Oral Medicine and Special Needs Dentistry, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, London, UK
Dermatol Clin 28:303-9, x. 2010..treatment can be difficult to provide in patients with severe tissue fragility caused by mucosal sloughing, microstomia, ankyloglossia, and scarring...
- Computed tomographic reconstruction of a fetus with the dysgnathia complex (agnathia-otocephaly)Priya V Rajan
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California Irvine Medical Center, 101 The City Drive, Building 56, Suite 800, Orange, CA 92868, USA
Prenat Diagn 27:130-2. 2007..absence of the lower jaw with union or close approximation of the lower ears on the front of the neck, microstomia, and hypoglossia...
- [Application of stud structure to sectional upper complete denture for a patient with microstomia]Yong Lin Jiang
Department of Prosthodontics, College of Stomatology, Ninth People s Hospital, School of Medicine, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200011, China
Shanghai Kou Qiang Yi Xue 16:388-90. 2007Prosthetic rehabilitation with stud structure to sectional complete denture for a patient with microstomia was done and the treatment result was evaluated.
- Scleromyxoedema: treatment of cutaneous and systemic manifestations with high-dose intravenous immunoglobulinA Kulczycki
Division of Allergy and Immunology, Department of Medicine, Washington School of Medicine St Louis, MO, U S A
Br J Dermatol 149:1276-81. 2003..As all patients had perioral skin involvement and microstomia, one measure of cutaneous improvement was the increase in intraincisor distance...
- Morphometric analyses of the mandible in prepubertal craniofacial microsomia patients treated with an inverted-L osteotomyTanya L Cerajewska
Dental School, University of Dundee, Scotland, UK
Clin Anat 15:100-7. 2002..It is concluded that improvements in the lateral facial profile of CFM patients can be achieved using an inverted-L osteotomy, with little relapse approximately 2 years postoperatively...
- Comparison of skeletal and soft-tissue changes following unilateral mandibular distraction osteogenesisAyse T Altug-Atac
Department of Orthodontics, Ankara University, School of Dentistry, Turkey
Plast Reconstr Surg 121:1751-9. 2008..The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship between soft-tissue and underlying skeletal structures before and after unilateral mandibular distraction osteogenesis...
- Another patient with a de novo deletion further delineates the 2q33.1 microdeletion syndromeThomy J de Ravel
University Hospitals of Leuven, Center for Human Genetics, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
Eur J Med Genet 52:120-2. 2009..1 deletion, is described. At the age of 20 years, he displays short stature, microcephaly, a high forehead, microstomia, large teeth and is hypertonic...
- Reconstruction of the labiomental region with local flapsSelma Sönmez Ergün
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, SSK Vakif Gureba Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
Dermatol Surg 28:863-5. 2002..Many operative techniques have been described for the reconstruction of this region...
- Is early osteodistraction a solution for the ascending ramus compartment in hemifacial microsomia? A literature studyMaurice Y Mommaerts
Division of Maxillo Facial Surgery, General Hospital St Jan, Bruges, Belgium
J Craniomaxillofac Surg 30:201-7. 2002..The aim of this literature survey was to find evidence for this hypothesis by analysing long-term follow-up reports on distraction histiogenesis in the ascending ramus...
- Fibrous ankylosis after distraction osteogenesis of a costochondral neomandible in a patient with grade III hemifacial microsomiaD J Thomas
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Middlemore Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand
J Craniofac Surg 12:469-74. 2001....
- Functional upper airway obstruction in a child with Freeman-Sheldon syndromeJoerg Schefels
Neonatologische Intensivmedizin, Kinderklinik, Aachen, Deutschland
ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 64:53-6. 2002Freeman-Sheldon syndrome is defined as a combination of microstomia, deep set eyes, small palpebral fissures, arthrogryposis with ulnar deviation of the hand, talipes equinovarus and generalized muscular hypertension...
- Case report: Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa: dental management and oral health promotionA K Louloudiadis
Dept Preventive Dentistry, Dental School, Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece
Eur Arch Paediatr Dent 10:42-5. 2009..There are three major forms -- simple, junctional, and dystrophic. Oral manifestations and dental involvement of EB vary in frequency, and severity according to the form...
- Craniodentofacial manifestations in Hallermann-Streiff syndromeE Bahar Tuna
Istanbul University, Faculty of Dentistry, Dept of Pediatric Dentistry, Capa Istanbul 34093, Turkey
Cranio 27:33-8. 2009..Also discussed are the features of HSS with the differential diagnosis, and the dental management of the case is described...
- Reconstruction of large upper lip defects by free tissue transferK Bozikov
Department of Plastic Surgery, University Medical Centre Ljubljana, Slovenia
Acta Chir Plast 50:51-3. 2008..Further, because the size of the mouth is not altered, microstomia is avoided, which is especially important for patients using dentures...
- Changes in soft tissue facial profile of craniofacial microsomia patients: geometric morphometricsT L Cerajewska
Dental School, University of Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom
Int J Adult Orthodon Orthognath Surg 16:61-71. 2001....
- Transmission of the dysgnathia complex from mother to daughterM S Erlich
Department of Pathology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 6100, USA
Am J Med Genet 95:269-74. 2000..of dysgnathia, a rare disorder characterized by severe mandibular hypoplasia or agenesis, ear anomalies, microstomia, and microglossia...
- Oral rehabilitation with implant-based prostheses of two adult patients treated for childhood rhabdomyosarcomaAnke Korfage
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Maxillofacial Prosthetics, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, P O Box 30 001 BB70, 9700 RB, Groningen, The Netherlands
Support Care Cancer 19:1477-80. 2011..As a result of this treatment, facial growth retardation and oral abnormalities such as malformation of teeth and microstomia can cause esthetic and functional problems.
- Clinical management of microstomia due to the static treatment of facial paralysis and oral rehabilitation with dental implantsFirat Selvi
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
J Craniofac Surg 22:967-9. 2011..b>Microstomia after a sling procedure is not a previously observed complication in the literature...
- Reconstruction of medium-sized defects of oral commissure by combining double full-thickness cheek rhomboidal flaps and a small lip switch flapMohammed A Rifaat
Department of Surgery Service for Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, National Cancer Institute, Cairo University, Fom al khalig, Cairo, Egypt
Ann Plast Surg 67:134-8. 2011..Each parameter received a score of good, moderate, or poor. Six patients had a good overall functional score. Microstomia was noted only in 1 patient. The overall aesthetic score for all the 7 patients was moderate...
- 14 year follow-up for a severe electrical burn to mouth and lip: case reportRoberto Valencia
Universidad Tecnologica de Mexico
J Clin Pediatr Dent 35:137-44. 2010..Great confusion exists in the literature about the proper management of electrical burns to the mouth in the acute and late phases...
- Oral electrical burns in children-a model of multidisciplinary careFarhad Yeroshalmi
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Jacobi Medical Center, Bronx, New York, USA
J Burn Care Res 32:e25-30. 2011..This collaborative effort and a novel microstomia prevention device produced a superior functional and aesthetic result...
- Post-burn microstomia: anatomy and elimination with trapeze-flap plastyViktor M Grishkevich
Department of Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery, A V Vishnevsky Institute of Surgery of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Moscow, Russia
Burns 37:484-9. 2011Perioral contractures after burn (microstomia) is a common consequence of facial burns. A small oral opening creates a problem for oral hygiene, food intake and intubation...
- Morphometry of the mandible in prepubertal craniofacial microsomia patients following an inverted L osteotomyG D Singh
Dundee Dental Hospital and School, University of Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom
Int J Adult Orthodon Orthognath Surg 14:229-35. 1999..Although mandibular morphology is improved in CFM patients who are surgically treated by an inverted L osteotomy, some relapse is evident due to deficient growth, localized in the mandibular ramus and body of the affected side...
- Reconstruction of the oral commissure with the use of a new technique: the asterisk designAlper Sari
Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Mersin University, Mersin, Turkey
J Craniofac Surg 20:1256-9. 2009b>Microstomia reconstruction due to the presence a blunted oral commissure is a challenging task because it requires the restoration of intricately balanced distinct layers of tissues: the oral mucosa, the orbicular muscle, the vermilion ..
- Distraction osteogenesis of the ascending ramus for mandibular hypoplasia using extraoral or intraoral devices: a report of 8 casesP Rubio-Bueno
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Hospital Universitario de la Princesa, Madrid, Spain
J Oral Maxillofac Surg 58:593-9; discussion 600-1. 2000..This report presents the results of distraction osteogenesis using unidirectional extraoral and intraoral devices in 8 patients with different grades of vertical mandibular ramus hypoplasia...
- Epidemiology of holoprosencephaly: Prevalence and risk factorsIeda M Orioli
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet 154:13-21. 2010..Severe ear defects, as well as microstomia, were part of the spectrum of HPE...
- Transmigration of a maxillary canine. A case reportFiona S Ryan
Maxillofacial Surgery, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London WC1N 3JH, UK
Prim Dent Care 12:70-2. 2005..The Mupparapu classification of the migratory pattern of the mandibular canines is discussed. Various clinical considerations, as well as guidelines for general practitioners to diagnose and manage such a condition, are also discussed...
- Dental care management in a child with recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosaCarolina Paes Torres
Department of Pediatric Clinic, Preventive and Community Dentistry, Ribeirao Preto Dental School, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil
Braz Dent J 22:511-6. 2011..repeated blistering and scar formation leading to limited oral opening, ankyloglossia, tongue denudation, microstomia, vestibule obliteration and predisposition to oral carcinoma...
- Effect of orofacial exercises on oral aperture in adults with systemic sclerosisHon K Yuen
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
Disabil Rehabil 34:84-9. 2012..To examine the effect of a home orofacial exercise program on increasing oral aperture among adults with systemic sclerosis (SSc)...
- Dynamic commissural splintChandrasekharan K Nair
Department of Prosthodontics, Meenakshi Ammal Dental College and Hospital, Chennai, India
Indian J Dent Res 19:165-8. 2008b>Microstomia, an abnormally small oral orifice, can manifest as a sequela of burns involving the oral and perioral tissues due to contraction of the tissues and hypotonia of the circumoral musculature...
- Orofacial findings and dental treatment in an 8-year-old patient with trisomy 18: a case reportAlexandra Mussolino de Queiroz
Department of Pediatric Clinics, Faculdade de Odontologia de Ribeirao Preto, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
J Dent Child (Chic) 74:67-72. 2007..Dental care management of the patient is described...
- Effective use of the esophageal tracheal Combitube following severe burn injuryCarin A Hagberg
Department of Anesthesiology, University of Texas Houston Medical School, 6431 Fannin, MSB 5 020, Houston, TX 77030, USA
J Clin Anesth 15:463-6. 2003..The Combitube proved to be highly successful in this patient who had a very limited mouth opening...
- Functinal and aesthetic outcome of reconstruction of large oro-facial defects involving the lip after tumor resectionAdel D Denewer
The Department of Surgical Oncology Unit, Mansoura University Cancer Center, Mansoura, Egypt
J Egypt Natl Canc Inst 18:61-6. 2006..Surgery could be curative as these cancers usually metastasize very late by blood stream...
- Systemic sclerosis: description and diagnostic role of the oral phenomenaGiuseppe Alessandro Scardina
Department of Odontostomatological Science, Oral Medicine, University of Palermo, Italy
Gen Dent 52:42-7. 2004..Sclerodermic patients were monitored to implement a secondary preventive plan for controlling oral injuries caused by developing systemic sclerosis...
- Clinical evaluation of patients with epidermolysis bullosa: review of the literature and case reportsLuis Cändido Pinto Silva
Pediatric Dentistry Department, School of Dentistry, Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
Spec Care Dentist 24:22-7. 2004..Three case histories of persons with dystrophic recessive epidermolysis bullosa are reported, focusing on appropriate dental care for patients with EB...
- Modifications of the inverted T-shaped silicone implant for treatment of temporomandibular joint ankylosisCan Karaca
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
J Craniomaxillofac Surg 32:243-6. 2004..Inverted T-shaped silicone implants have been used for reconstruction of ankylosed temporomandibular joints for 10 years. As the implant is custom made during the operation, dimensional adjustments according to individual need are routine...
- Stereolithography for craniofacial surgeryDouglas P Sinn
Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas 75093, USA
J Craniofac Surg 17:869-75. 2006..This review will highlight the development and current usage of stereolithography in craniofacial surgery and provide illustration of it use...
- Corrosive injury of oral cavity--a rare presentationPrashanth Varkey
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, E Da Hospital, I Shou University, 1, E Da Road, Jiau Shu Tsuen, Yan Chau Shiang, Kaohsiung County 824, Taiwan, ROC
J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 59:1110-3. 2006..The oral cavity is rarely involved. The sequelae of oral cavity caustic injury that have been reported include microstomia, shallow vestibule, ankyloglossia, speech impairment, loss of teeth and impairment of facial expression...
- Dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa: oral findings and problemsBirgül Azrak
Department of Restorative Dentistry, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz
Spec Care Dentist 26:111-5. 2006..In RDEB-HS the mucous membranes may also be involved and form adhesions with ankyloglossia and microstomia. Oral hygiene is difficult...
- Oral Health in People with Systemic SclerosisHon Yuen; Fiscal Year: 2007..SSc adults experience manifestations of the systemic disease that include microstomia, xerostomia, and impaired manual dexterity...