microstomia

Summary

Summary: A congenital defect in which the mouth is unusually small. (Dorland, 27th ed)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Fabrication of a sectional impression tray and sectional complete denture for a patient with microstomia and trismus: a clinical report
    Cenk Cura
    Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    J Prosthet Dent 89:540-3. 2003
  2. ncbi Prosthetic rehabilitation for a patient with microstomia: a clinical report
    Roberto Benetti
    L Mariutto General Hospital, Mirano, Venice, Italy
    J Prosthet Dent 92:322-7. 2004
  3. ncbi Impression procedures and construction of a sectional denture for a patient with microstomia: a clinical report
    Onur Geckili
    Faculty of Dentistry, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Prosthet Dent 96:387-90. 2006
  4. ncbi Fabricating sectional-collapsible complete dentures for an edentulous patient with microstomia induced by scleroderma
    Idil Dikbas
    Department oft Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Yeditepe University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Quintessence Int 38:15-22. 2007
  5. ncbi Flexible, removable partial denture for a patient with systemic sclerosis (scleroderma) and microstomia: a clinical report and a three-year follow-up
    Nachum Samet
    Department of Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials Science, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Gen Dent 55:548-51. 2007
  6. ncbi Microstomia caused by swallowing of caustic soda: report of a case
    Wilson Denis Martins
    Catholic University of Paraná PUCPR in Curitiba, Brazil
    J Contemp Dent Pract 4:91-9. 2003
  7. ncbi Hypomandibular faciocranial dysostosis in consanguineous parents revealed by ultrasound prenatal diagnosis
    Christel Thauvin-Robinet
    Centre de Genetique, Hôpital d Enfants, Dijon, France
    Prenat Diagn 22:710-4. 2002
  8. ncbi The sixth clinical report of a rare association: agnathia-holoprosencephaly-situs inversus
    Selcuk Ozden
    Prenat Diagn 22:840-2. 2002
  9. ncbi Fetal manifestation of the Fine-Lubinsky syndrome. Brachycephaly, deafness, cataract, microstomia and mental retardation syndrome complicated by Pierre-Robin anomaly and polyhydramnios
    Katharina Schoner
    Institute of Pathology, Philipps University Marburg, Marburg, Germany
    Fetal Diagn Ther 23:228-32. 2008
  10. ncbi Modified bimaxillary distraction osteogenesis: a technique to correct facial asymmetry
    Ehab 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

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Publications155 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Fabrication of a sectional impression tray and sectional complete denture for a patient with microstomia and trismus: a clinical report
    Cenk 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...
  2. ncbi Prosthetic rehabilitation for a patient with microstomia: a clinical report
    Roberto 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...
  3. ncbi Impression procedures and construction of a sectional denture for a patient with microstomia: a clinical report
    Onur 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...
  4. ncbi Fabricating sectional-collapsible complete dentures for an edentulous patient with microstomia induced by scleroderma
    Idil Dikbas
    Department oft Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Yeditepe University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Quintessence Int 38:15-22. 2007
    Patients 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...
  5. ncbi Flexible, removable partial denture for a patient with systemic sclerosis (scleroderma) and microstomia: a clinical report and a three-year follow-up
    Nachum Samet
    Department of Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials Science, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Gen Dent 55:548-51. 2007
    This 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...
  6. ncbi Microstomia caused by swallowing of caustic soda: report of a case
    Wilson Denis Martins
    Catholic University of Paraná PUCPR in Curitiba, Brazil
    J Contemp Dent Pract 4:91-9. 2003
    A 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...
  7. ncbi Hypomandibular faciocranial dysostosis in consanguineous parents revealed by ultrasound prenatal diagnosis
    Christel 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, ..
  8. ncbi The sixth clinical report of a rare association: agnathia-holoprosencephaly-situs inversus
    Selcuk Ozden
    Prenat Diagn 22:840-2. 2002
  9. ncbi Fetal manifestation of the Fine-Lubinsky syndrome. Brachycephaly, deafness, cataract, microstomia and mental retardation syndrome complicated by Pierre-Robin anomaly and polyhydramnios
    Katharina 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...
  10. ncbi Modified bimaxillary distraction osteogenesis: a technique to correct facial asymmetry
    Ehab 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...
  11. ncbi Anaesthetic and airway management in a child with Hanhart's syndrome
    Deniz 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...
  12. ncbi Freeman-Sheldon syndrome: a case report
    Gamze 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 ..
  13. ncbi Otocephaly or agnathia-synotia-microstomia syndrome: report of a case
    Brian M O'Neill
    Department of Dentistry, Section of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, NY, USA
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 61:834-7. 2003
  14. ncbi Small mouths ... Big problems? A review of scleroderma and its oral health implications
    Jonathan 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...
  15. ncbi Auriculo-condylar syndrome is associated with highly variable ear and mandibular defects in multiple kindreds
    Andrea 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...
  16. ncbi [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. 2006
    The patient was a 48-year-old partially edentulous male with microstomia. His chief complaints were masticatory disturbance and aesthetic problems caused by missing teeth...
  17. ncbi [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...
  18. ncbi Original sagittal split osteotomy revisited for mandibular distraction
    J 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...
  19. ncbi Oro-dental and craniofacial anomalies in LEOPARD syndrome
    A 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...
  20. ncbi Effect of calcium sulfate pellets on early bone mineralization in distraction osteogenesis for craniofacial microsomia in adults
    Jong 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...
  21. ncbi Topical review-connective tissue diseases: orofacial manifestations including pain
    Gary 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...
  22. ncbi Scleroderma: considerations for dental hygienists
    S 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...
  23. ncbi Otocephaly
    Kwei 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. 2007
    Otocephaly 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...
  24. ncbi Morphological variability of inferior alveolar nerve in low-grade craniofacial microsomia
    Elaine 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...
  25. ncbi Prosthodontic management of an irradiated maxillectomy patient with severe trismus using implant-supported prostheses: a clinical report
    Ansgar 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...
  26. ncbi 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...
  27. ncbi The oral implications of caustic soda ingestion in children
    Fiona 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...
  28. ncbi Dental treatment in a patient with epidermolysis bullosa
    Maria 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 ..
  29. ncbi Freeman-Sheldon syndrome: a case report
    L 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
    Freeman-Sheldon Syndrome is a rare craniofacial syndrome that has not been described in the dental literature to date. The main feature of relevance is severe microstomia, which limits access for routine dental care.
  30. ncbi A classification system and algorithm for reconstruction of maxillectomy and midfacial defects
    P 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...
  31. ncbi Adding versatility to the reconstruction of intraoral lining: opened pocket method
    Can 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 ..
  32. ncbi Auriculo-condylar syndrome: mapping of a first locus and evidence for genetic heterogeneity
    Cibele 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...
  33. ncbi Free radial forearm flap lip reconstruction: a clinical series and case reports of technical refinements
    Mahendra 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...
  34. ncbi Dysmorphic syndrome of hereditary neuralgic amyotrophy associated with a SEPT9 gene mutation--a family study
    F 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...
  35. ncbi A case of otocephaly with anencephaly and meningomyelocele
    T Tos
    Department of Genetics, Dr Sami Ulus Maternity and Children s Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Genet Couns 21:325-8. 2010
    A 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...
  36. ncbi Airway management during an EXIT procedure for a fetus with dysgnathia complex
    Paul 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 ..
  37. ncbi Sectional impression tray and sectional denture for a microstomia patient
    Shreya S Colvenkar
    Department of Prosthodontics, MNR Dental College and Hospital, Sangareddy, Andhra Pradesh 502294, India
    J Prosthodont 19:161-5. 2010
    b>Microstomia presents a unique challenge to the patient...
  38. doi Management of the oral surgery patient diagnosed with epidermolysis bullosa: report of 3 cases and review of the literature
    Franci 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
  39. ncbi Current perspectives on the etiology of agnathia-otocephaly
    Jean 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. 2010
    Agnathia-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...
  40. ncbi Fine-Lubinsky syndrome: sibling pair suggests possible autosomal recessive inheritance
    Ashley M Holder
    Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 143:2576-80. 2007
    In 1983, Fine and Lubinsky reported a single patient with craniofacial anomalies, hearing loss, cataracts, microstomia, CNS anomalies, and developmental delay...
  41. ncbi Prenatal sonographic diagnosis of isolated agnathia: a case report
    S H Yang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Samsung Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 22:190-3. 2003
    Agnathia 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...
  42. ncbi Lower lip reconstruction with local neuromusculocutaneous advancement flap
    Gursel 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...
  43. ncbi Chromosome 22q11.2 microdeletion in a patient with hemophilia A
    Murat 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...
  44. ncbi Intravenous immunoglobulin therapy for scleromyxedema: a case report and review of literature
    Novie 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 ..
  45. ncbi Scleromyxoedema: treatment of cutaneous and systemic manifestations with high-dose intravenous immunoglobulin
    A 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...
  46. ncbi A sectional stock tray system for making impressions
    Chikahiro 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...
  47. ncbi [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. 2007
    Prosthetic rehabilitation with stud structure to sectional complete denture for a patient with microstomia was done and the treatment result was evaluated.
  48. ncbi Dental rehabilitation using an implant-carrying plate system in a severely resorbed edentulous maxilla: a case report
    Hiroshi 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...
  49. ncbi Oral implant rehabilitation in a patient with Moebius syndrome
    Jaume 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...
  50. ncbi Management of difficult pediatric facial burns: reconstruction of burn-related lower eyelid ectropion and perioral contractures
    Brent Egeland
    Department of Surgery, Section of Plastic Surgery, University of Michigan Health Systems, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 19:960-9. 2008
    ..we describe the basic principals of facial burn care in the pediatric burn population, with a specific focus on lower-eyelid burn ectropion and oral commissure burn scar contracture leading to microstomia. Several cases are demonstrated.
  51. ncbi Resorbable distraction of the mandible: technical evolution and clinical experience
    Fernando 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
    ....
  52. ncbi 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...
  53. ncbi Epidermolysis Bullosa Oropharyngeal Severity (EBOS) score: a multicenter development and reliability assessment
    Giulio Fortuna
    Department of Dermatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Center for Clinical Sciences Research, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 68:83-92. 2013
    ..All 4 EB types may show oropharyngeal lesions involving either hard or soft tissues. Currently, there are very few data on EB scoring that include the oropharyngeal cavity...
  54. ncbi Lower lip reconstruction after tumor resection; a single author's experience with various methods
    Mohammed 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...
  55. ncbi Pediatric facial burns
    Theodore 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 ..
  56. ncbi Reconstruction of large defect of lower lip and commissure using Karapandzic flap: case report
    H 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...
  57. ncbi Impression tray designs and techniques for complete dentures in cases of microstomia--a review
    Chethan Hegde
    A B Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Deralakatte, Mangalore, Karnataka, India
    J Prosthodont Res 56:142-6. 2012
    ....
  58. ncbi Fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP) in South Africa: dental implications in 5 cases
    Tina Roberts
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 112:11-8. 2011
    ..These dental observations illustrate the importance of accurate diagnosis and the awareness of potential complications that may be encountered in dental management. Our observations are presented and discussed in this article...
  59. ncbi Treatment of an edentulous patient with surgically induced microstomia: a clinical report
    Laith 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. 2002
    This 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.
  60. ncbi Proximal segment displacement in mandibular distraction osteogenesis
    Bonnie 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...
  61. ncbi OTX2 mutations contribute to the otocephaly-dysgnathia complex
    Nicolas Chassaing
    Department of Medical Genetics, Purpan Hospital, CHU Toulouse, Toulouse, France
    J Med Genet 49:373-9. 2012
    Otocephaly or dysgnathia complex is characterised by mandibular hypoplasia/agenesis, ear anomalies, microstomia, and microglossia; the molecular basis of this developmental defect is largely unknown in humans.
  62. pmc Foldable denture: for microstomia patient
    Sandeep Kumar
    Department of Prosthodontics and Crown and Bridge, D A V C Dental College and Hospital, Yamunanagar, Haryana 121006, India
    Case Rep Dent 2012:757025. 2012
    b>Microstomia may result from surgical treatment of orofacial neoplasms, cleft lips, maxillofacial trauma, burns, radiotherapy, or scleroderma...
  63. ncbi Implant-supported, long-span fixed partial denture for a scleroderma patient: a clinical report
    Steven 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...
  64. ncbi Application of a custom-made inlay structure to a sectional maxillary complete denture for a patient with microstomia: a clinical report
    Jian Sun
    Department of Prosthodontics, Ninth People s Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, China
    Quintessence Int 43:789-91. 2012
    Prosthodontic treatment for edentulous patients with microstomia is a challenge because of the constricted opening of the oral cavity...
  65. ncbi Freeman-Sheldon syndrome: combined surgical and non-surgical approach
    Roozbeh Sadrimanesh
    Private Practice, Oral and Maxillofacial Prosthodontist and Implantologist, Tehran, Iran
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 41:397-402. 2013
    Many Freeman-Sheldon syndrome patients suffer from extensive microstomia resulting in possible inhibition of dental and skeletal development as well as difficulties in eating, speech and dental hygiene...
  66. pmc Prosthetic rehabilitation of edentulous patient with limited oral access: A clinical report
    Sandeep Kumar
    Department of Prosthodontics and Crown and Bridge, D A V C Dental College and Hospital, Yamunanagar, Haryana, India
    Contemp Clin Dent 3:349-51. 2012
    b>Microstomia may result from surgical treatment of orofacial neoplasms, cleft lips, maxillofacial trauma, burns, radiotherapy or scleroderma...
  67. ncbi Agnathia-synotia-microstomia (otocephaly): a case report in an African woman
    H A Mujuru
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Zimbabwe College of Health Sciences, P O Box A178, Avondale, Harare, Zimbabwe
    Cent Afr J Med 56:66-9. 2010
    ..It may also result in dysmorphogenesis of other midline craniofacial field structures, such as the forebrain and axial body structures...
  68. ncbi Use of Pindex system in fabrication of the sectional custom tray
    Ehsan Jabbari
    Postgraduate Student, Department of Prosthodontics, School of Dentistry, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
    J Prosthodont 23:417-9. 2014
    ..describes a new, precise, and simple method for making an impression with an individual tray for a patient with microstomia. In this method, a Pindex system on the handle of the tray was used for attaching two parts of the sectional ..
  69. ncbi Computed tomography angiography imaging for the chimeric anterolateral thigh flap in reconstruction of full thickness buccal defect
    Wen Kuan Chiu
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery, Tri Service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
    ANZ J Surg 81:142-7. 2011
    ..Herein, we introduce computed tomographic angiography (CTA)-guided mathematical perforators mapping for chimeric ALT flap design and harvest...
  70. ncbi Long-term results of distraction osteogenesis of the maxilla and midface
    J Wiltfang
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University Hospital Erlangen Nuremberg, Gluckstrasse 11, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 40:473-9. 2002
    ..Long-term follow-up is necessary...
  71. ncbi Richieri-Costa-Pereira syndrome: a unique acrofacial dysostosis type. An overview of the Brazilian cases
    Francine Pinheiro Favaro
    Department of Clinical Genetics, Hospital of Rehabilitation of Craniofacial Anomalies, University of Sao Paulo HRAC USP, Bauru, SP, Brazil
    Am J Med Genet A 155:322-31. 2011
    ..All patients display a unique pattern of anomalies consisting of microstomia, micrognathia, abnormal fusion of mandible, cleft palate/Robin sequence, absence of central lower incisors, ..
  72. ncbi Rehabilitation of speech and swallowing after burns reconstructive surgery of the lips and nose
    Nicola 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...
  73. ncbi Management of microstomia in adult burn patients revisited
    Claire J Zweifel
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:e351-7. 2010
    This study aims to review our experience in the surgical management of microstomia following facial burns.
  74. ncbi Tight skin and limited joint movements as early presentation of Hutchinson-Gilford progeria in a 7-week-old infant
    Lieve 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...
  75. ncbi The pathogenesis of systemic sclerosis revisited
    Matthias Geyer
    Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Justus Liebig University of Giessen, Kerckhoff Klinik, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Clin Rev Allergy Immunol 40:92-103. 2011
    ..observe in patients suffering from Raynaud's phenomenon, digital ulcers, sclerodactyly, rigidity of the face, microstomia, sicca syndrome, dyspnea, dry cough, pulmonary hypertension, palpitations, syncopes, renal insufficiency, ..
  76. pmc Total lip reconstruction with tendinofasciocutaneous radial forearm flap
    Eldad Silberstein
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P O Box 151, Beersheba 84101, Israel
    ScientificWorldJournal 2014:219728. 2014
    ..However, large tumours resection often results with microstomia and oral incompetence, drooling, and speech incomprehension...
  77. ncbi Oro-dental manifestations in Hallopeau-Siemens-type recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa
    M 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...
  78. ncbi [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...
  79. ncbi Oral care and dental management for patients with epidermolysis bullosa
    Susanne 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...
  80. ncbi De novo interstitial duplication of the 15q11.2-q14 PWS/AS region of maternal origin: Clinical description, array CGH analysis, and review of the literature
    Sophia 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 ..
  81. ncbi A thirty-year review of oral appliances used to manage microstomia, 1972 to 2002
    M E Dougherty
    Shriners Hospitals for Children Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Burn Care Rehabil 24:418-31; discussion 410. 2003
    Patients who have sustained a facial burn often contend with cosmetic and functional challenges, including microstomia. Many devices have been created by a variety of professionals to provide oral stretching...
  82. ncbi Novel features in auriculo-condylar syndrome
    Ruth 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...
  83. ncbi A phenotypic assessment tool for craniofacial microsomia
    Craig B Birgfeld
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle Children s Hospital, Seattle, Wash 98105, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:313-20. 2011
    ..Standardized description of the craniofacial malformations associated with craniofacial microsomia is a necessary first step for multicenter, interdisciplinary research into this complex condition...
  84. ncbi Simultaneous maxillary and mandibular distraction osteogenesis with a semiburied device
    B L Padwa
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Children s Hospital and Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston 02115, USA
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 28:2-8. 1999
    ..The indications for bimaxillary distraction are reviewed, including its advantages, disadvantages and limitations...
  85. ncbi Aphonia, microstomia, deafness, retinal dystrophy, duplicated halluces and intellectual disability
    Ariana Kariminejad
    Kariminejad Najmabadi Pathology and Genetics Center, Tehran, Iran
    Am J Med Genet A 158:2756-62. 2012
    ..Because of parental consanguinity, absence of manifestations in parents, and occurrence in sibs of opposite sex, an autosomal recessive pattern of inheritance is likely...
  86. ncbi A simplified technique for solving the transfer problem of implant-supported fixed partial dentures for patients with microstomia
    Bulent Uludag
    Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Oral Implantol 39:169-71. 2013
    Techniques for treating a fully or partially edentulous patient with microstomia have been developed to overcome the challenge of accessing the oral cavity...
  87. ncbi Hereditary epidermolysis bullosa. Dental management of three cases
    C Serrano Martínez
    Departamento de Estomatología de la Universidad de Valencia, Espana
    Med Oral 6:48-56. 2001
    ..subepidermal blisters--the recessive form being the variant involving the greatest oral lesions (microstomia, ankyloglossia, milium cysts and rampant caries)...
  88. ncbi A case of mosaic supernumerary ring chromosome 15 with two copies of the segment 15p11.1-q14
    Ying S Zou
    Cytogenetics Laboratory, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 140:1663-8. 2006
    ..1-q14 region. She exhibits hypotonia, developmental delay, speech delay, microstomia, micrognathia, and other mild dysmorphic features...
  89. ncbi Freeman Sheldon syndrome with marked kyphoscoliosis at birth: a case report
    B S Naher
    Department of Paediatrics, Sir Salimullah Medical College, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Mymensingh Med J 22:206-9. 2013
    ..There are three basic abnormalities like microstomia with pouting lips, camptodactyly with ulnar deviation of the fingers and talipes equinovarus...
  90. ncbi Moebius syndrome with oral involvement
    M V X De Serpa Pinto
    School of Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Int J Paediatr Dent 12:446-9. 2002
    The oral findings of 12 patients with Moebius syndrome are described. Facial weakness, hypoplastic upper lip, microstomia, mouth-angle drooping, hypoplasia of mandible, gothic palate, tongue weakness, fissured tongue, tongue atrophy and ..
  91. ncbi Oral manifestations and challenges in dental treatment of epidermolysis bullosa dystrophica
    Thais Regina Kummer
    School of Dentistry, Centro Universitário de União da Vitória, União da Vitória, Parana, Brazil
    J Dent Child (Chic) 80:97-100. 2013
    ..Besides the skin manifestations, the extra- and intra-oral exams revealed lesions on the lips and mucosa, microstomia, ankyloglossia, depapillated tongue, and carious teeth...
  92. ncbi Freeman-Sheldon syndrome: a dental perspective
    Dexton A Johns
    Department of Endodontics, Government Dental College, Calicut, Kerala, India
    J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 31:184-7. 2013
    ..It is characterized by three basic abnormalities: microstomia with pouting lips, camptodactyly with ulnar deviation of the fingers, and talipes equinovarus...
  93. ncbi Schwartz-Jampel syndrome: a review of the literature and case report
    Sreekanth K Mallineni
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Spec Care Dentist 32:105-11. 2012
    ..and muscular abnormalities may result in oro-dental manifestations such as atypical facies, with micrognathia, microstomia, pursed lips, crossbite, cleft palate, as well as mandibular hypoplasia, the risk of dentigerous cysts, and ..
  94. pmc Bilateral mandibular condylysis from systemic sclerosis: case report of surgical correction with bilateral total temporomandibular joint replacement
    Jean Charles Doucet
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Craniomaxillofac Trauma Reconstr 4:11-8. 2011
    ..disease are numerous including masklike appearance, trismus, muscular atrophy, thin atrophied lips, secondary microstomia, xerostomia, rigidity of tongue and lips, widening of the periodontal ligament space, trigeminal neuralgia, and ..
  95. ncbi Provision of resin bonded bridgework for a patient with microstomia secondary to scleroderma
    G McKenna
    UCC Dental School and Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent 20:56-60. 2012
    ..number of years previously by her medical practitioner and the patient reported that her scleroderma-associated microstomia had progressed significantly in recent years...
  96. ncbi Rehabilitation of an extraoral and intraoral defect complicated with microstomia. A study case
    L M Abdulhadi
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent 20:81-5. 2012
    ..This resulted in practically good retention, placement, and adaptation of the two parts of the prosthesis...
  97. ncbi Fabrication of a unilateral oral commissure retractor
    Stephen G Alfano
    Naval Medical Center, San Diego, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, Calif, USA
    J Prosthet Dent 108:398-400. 2012
    The fabrication of a unilateral device to treat microstomia after trauma is presented. Maximum opening was recorded before treatment...
  98. ncbi 14 year follow-up for a severe electrical burn to mouth and lip: case report
    Roberto 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...
  99. ncbi Reconstruction of the labiomental region with local flaps
    Selma 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...
  100. ncbi Clinical management of microstomia due to the static treatment of facial paralysis and oral rehabilitation with dental implants
    Firat 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...
  101. ncbi Adjunctive commissure splint therapy: a revised approach
    Jean Francois Bedard
    The University of Chicago Medical Center, Walter G Zoller Memorial Dental Clinic, Chicago, Ill, USA
    J Prosthet Dent 89:408-11. 2003
    ..effective in association with surgery in reducing the effects of scar contraction that ultimately results in microstomia and reduced quality of life...