Beyond Achondroplasia

Growing together with Clara

June 8, 2015
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The cranial “domino” in achondroplasia

Excerpt from the book: “Human achondroplasia, a multidisciplinary approach”  Benedetto Nicoletti, Elio Ascani, Victor A. McKusick, Shona C. Dryburgh, Springer Science & Business Media, 06/12/2012 – 514 pages “The craniofacies in achondroplasia is typical and produced by decrease in the growth … Continue reading

May 2, 2015
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Orthodontics and dental management in achondroplasia

Dental management in achondroplasia is a subject that I consider quite relevant, although few things have been published about this theme. Orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics can cause speech and respiratory alterations and pathology. While “general” dentists can provide orthodontic treatment along with … Continue reading

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