dysostosis

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dysostosis

[¦dis·ä′stō·səs]
(medicine)
Defective formation of bone.
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A variety of anatomical abnormalities, including anomalies of the extraocular muscles, have been reported in patients with craniofacial dysostosis.
This article describes two cases of nonsevere craniofacial dysostosis in a father and son, which were characterized by mesocephaly and ptosis.
Further some systemic conditions or syndromes associated with such teeth are;--Hallerman-streiff syndrome (occlusomandibulodyscephaly with hypotrichosis), Ellis-Van creveld syndrome (chondroectodermal dysplasis), Craniofacial dysostosis syndrome, Multiple steacystoma, Cleft palate, Pierre Robin syndrome, Adrenogenital syndrome, Epidermolysis bullosa simples etc are reported [1].

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