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n. disostosis, desarrollo deficiente de los huesos y dientes.
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Orthodontic treatment in a patient with cleidocranial dysostosis.
1), (2) It was first described in 1962 by Maroteaux and Lamy as a form of dwarfism with craniofacial malformations similar to cleidocranial dysostosis.
In Werth, the victim suffered cleidocranial dysostosis syndrome, a congenital bone development disorder characterized by a hump on his back, "absent or incompletely-formed collar bones, an abnormally shaped skull, characteristic facial appearance, short stature, and dental abnormalities.