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A Rare Case: Epidermolysis Bullosa in a Child Patient with Amelogenesis Imperfecta

DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2015.339

ABSTRACT

Epidermolysis bullosa (EB) is an inherited disorder affecting the skin and mucous membranes, characterized by blister formation following minor trauma. It is a chronic mechanobullous disease related to the specific abnormal or absent proteins. The disease is associated with conspicuous clinical and oral manifestations. The oral involvement of EB includes generalized enamel hypoplasia, dental caries, limited mouth opening, ankyloglossia, microstomia and obliteration of the vestibule.

Accepted: 
25 Aug, 2015
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e-Published: 26 Feb, 2016

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Syndromic Association of Pyloric Atresia and Epidermolysis Bullosa (Carmi Syndrome) – Case Report

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DOI: 
Doi:10.7727/wimj.2012.044
Pages: 
149–51

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Accepted: 
08 Feb, 2012
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e-Published: 16 May, 2013
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