Limits...
An evaluation of clinical, radiological and three-dimensional dental tomography findings in ectodermal dysplasia cases.

Doğan MS, Callea M, Yavuz Ì, Aksoy O, Clarich G, Günay A, Günay A, Güven S, Maglione M, Akkuş Z - Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal (2015)

Bottom Line: This study aimed to review the results related to head and jaw disorders in cases of ectodermal dysplasia.CBCT images were obtained from 12 of the 36 cases, aged 1.5- 45 years, and orthodontic analyses were made on these images.The clinical and radiological evaluations determined, hypodontia or oligodontia, breathing problems, sweating problems, a history of fever, sparse hair, saddle nose, skin peeling, hypopigmentation, hyperpigmentation, finger and nail deformities, conical teeth anomalies, abnormal tooth root formation, tooth resorption in the root, gingivitis, history of epilepsy, absent lachrymal canals and vision problems in the cases which included to the study.

View Article: PubMed Central - PubMed

Affiliation: Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Dicle University, Diyarbakir, Turkey, izzetyavuz@hotmail.com.

ABSTRACT

Background: This study aimed to review the results related to head and jaw disorders in cases of ectodermal dysplasia. The evaluation of ectodermal dysplasia cases was made by clinical examination and examination of the jaw and facial areas radiologically and on cone-beam 3-dimensional dental tomography (CBCT) images.

Material and methods: In the 36 cases evaluated in the study, typical clinical findings of pure hypohidrotic ectodermal displasia (HED) were seen, such as missing teeth, dry skin, hair and nail disorders. CBCT images were obtained from 12 of the 36 cases, aged 1.5- 45 years, and orthodontic analyses were made on these images.

Results: The clinical and radiological evaluations determined, hypodontia or oligodontia, breathing problems, sweating problems, a history of fever, sparse hair, saddle nose, skin peeling, hypopigmentation, hyperpigmentation, finger and nail deformities, conical teeth anomalies, abnormal tooth root formation, tooth resorption in the root, gingivitis, history of epilepsy, absent lachrymal canals and vision problems in the cases which included to the study.

Conclusions: Ectodermal dysplasia cases have a particular place in dentistry and require a professional, multi-disciplinary approach in respect of the chewing function, orthognathic problems, growth, oral and dental health. It has been understood that with data obtained from modern technologies such as three-dimensional dental tomography and the treatments applied, the quality of life of these cases can be improved.

No MeSH data available.


Related in: MedlinePlus

a,b. Saggital slice image for cephalometric analysiswith the Mimics program (a), 3-D image obtained with CBCT (b).
© Copyright Policy - open-access
Related In: Results  -  Collection

License
getmorefigures.php?uid=PMC4464922&req=5

Figure 2: a,b. Saggital slice image for cephalometric analysiswith the Mimics program (a), 3-D image obtained with CBCT (b).

Mentions: Angles showing vertical development and angles showing sagittal development were measured and soft tissue was also evaluated with the Björk cephalometric Sassouni Sapmermans, Tweed, Steiner, McNamara, Subtelyn and Ricketts analyses. The obtained values were statistically compared with normal values using Student’s t-test. Of the total cases included in the study, cone beam computerized tomography (CBCT) images were obtained from 12 (Figs. 1,2,3).


An evaluation of clinical, radiological and three-dimensional dental tomography findings in ectodermal dysplasia cases.

Doğan MS, Callea M, Yavuz Ì, Aksoy O, Clarich G, Günay A, Günay A, Güven S, Maglione M, Akkuş Z - Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal (2015)

a,b. Saggital slice image for cephalometric analysiswith the Mimics program (a), 3-D image obtained with CBCT (b).
© Copyright Policy - open-access
Related In: Results  -  Collection

License
Show All Figures
getmorefigures.php?uid=PMC4464922&req=5

Figure 2: a,b. Saggital slice image for cephalometric analysiswith the Mimics program (a), 3-D image obtained with CBCT (b).
Mentions: Angles showing vertical development and angles showing sagittal development were measured and soft tissue was also evaluated with the Björk cephalometric Sassouni Sapmermans, Tweed, Steiner, McNamara, Subtelyn and Ricketts analyses. The obtained values were statistically compared with normal values using Student’s t-test. Of the total cases included in the study, cone beam computerized tomography (CBCT) images were obtained from 12 (Figs. 1,2,3).

Bottom Line: This study aimed to review the results related to head and jaw disorders in cases of ectodermal dysplasia.CBCT images were obtained from 12 of the 36 cases, aged 1.5- 45 years, and orthodontic analyses were made on these images.The clinical and radiological evaluations determined, hypodontia or oligodontia, breathing problems, sweating problems, a history of fever, sparse hair, saddle nose, skin peeling, hypopigmentation, hyperpigmentation, finger and nail deformities, conical teeth anomalies, abnormal tooth root formation, tooth resorption in the root, gingivitis, history of epilepsy, absent lachrymal canals and vision problems in the cases which included to the study.

View Article: PubMed Central - PubMed

Affiliation: Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Dicle University, Diyarbakir, Turkey, izzetyavuz@hotmail.com.

ABSTRACT

Background: This study aimed to review the results related to head and jaw disorders in cases of ectodermal dysplasia. The evaluation of ectodermal dysplasia cases was made by clinical examination and examination of the jaw and facial areas radiologically and on cone-beam 3-dimensional dental tomography (CBCT) images.

Material and methods: In the 36 cases evaluated in the study, typical clinical findings of pure hypohidrotic ectodermal displasia (HED) were seen, such as missing teeth, dry skin, hair and nail disorders. CBCT images were obtained from 12 of the 36 cases, aged 1.5- 45 years, and orthodontic analyses were made on these images.

Results: The clinical and radiological evaluations determined, hypodontia or oligodontia, breathing problems, sweating problems, a history of fever, sparse hair, saddle nose, skin peeling, hypopigmentation, hyperpigmentation, finger and nail deformities, conical teeth anomalies, abnormal tooth root formation, tooth resorption in the root, gingivitis, history of epilepsy, absent lachrymal canals and vision problems in the cases which included to the study.

Conclusions: Ectodermal dysplasia cases have a particular place in dentistry and require a professional, multi-disciplinary approach in respect of the chewing function, orthognathic problems, growth, oral and dental health. It has been understood that with data obtained from modern technologies such as three-dimensional dental tomography and the treatments applied, the quality of life of these cases can be improved.

No MeSH data available.


Related in: MedlinePlus