A case of Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome with peculiar dental findings

M Callea, Izzet Yavuz, G Clarich, A. Gunay, A Vinciguerra, Mehmet Unal, C. Sahbaz, M. Sinan Dogan, Francisco Cammarata-Scalisi

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Abstract

BACKGROUND: Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome (BWS, OMIM 130650) is a rare genetic disorder characterised by overgrowth, tumor predisposition and congenital malformations. Few systemic manifestations and oral features have been reported so far.

CASE REPORT: We report on a case of BWS, describing all features expanding the knowledge on oro-dento-facial phenotypes, along with a review of the literature.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)315-317
Number of pages3
JournalEuropean journal of paediatric dentistry : official journal of European Academy of Paediatric Dentistry
Volume17
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2016

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    Callea, M., Yavuz, I., Clarich, G., Gunay, A., Vinciguerra, A., Unal, M., Sahbaz, C., Sinan Dogan, M., & Cammarata-Scalisi, F. (2016). A case of Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome with peculiar dental findings. European journal of paediatric dentistry : official journal of European Academy of Paediatric Dentistry, 17(4), 315-317.