micrognathia


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mi·cro·gna·thi·a

n. micrognatia, mandíbula inferior anormalmente pequeña.
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Pierre Robin sequence (PRS) presents with the association of micrognathia, glossoptosis, and airway obstruction, this condition occurs at birth, and cannot be acquired in later developmental stages.
Also, the DECIPHER (GRCh37) was checked for copy number variations in the breakpoint region and two duplicated regions, one with a 17.99 Mb region with a phenotype of abnormal heart morphology, diaphragm, nasal bridge, vasculature, cerebellar hemisphere hypoplasia and micrognathia were found.
Physical and diagnostic examinations revealed various facial dysmorphic features including downward-slanting palpebral fissures, malar hypoplasia, hypoplasia of mandible, micrognathia, fishlike mouth with a high arched palate, absent lower eyelid eyelashes, and preauricular hair displacement (Fig.
This genomic syndrome is characterized by the presence of facial dysmorphia (microcephaly, prominent forehead, abnormal auricles with ear pits or skin tags, down-slanting palpebral fissures, long philtrum, micrognathia and cleft palate) and severe intellectual disability with elayed development.
Written informed consent was obtained from parents and in physical examination, a hydrocephalus fetus with marked Intra-Uterine Growth Retardation (IUGR) in addition to syndactyly of third and fourth digits, low set malformed ears, micrognathia and club foot was seen (Figure 2).
Other anomalies described included micrognathia, scissoring of the legs, and rocker bottom foot.
The clinical features of Peters plus syndrome includes a prominent forehead, narrow palpebral fissures, a long philtrum, cupid's bow upper lips, cleft lip and palate, preauricular ribs, micrognathia, a broad neck, cataracts and glaucoma, short limbs, brachydactyly, clinodactyly, microcephaly, brain atrophy, agenesis of the corpus callosum, and variable developmental delay and intellectual disability.
Although many other congenital abnormalities, such as cardiac malformations, micrognathia, and spina bifida, have been reported in the literature, the most common abnormality is cryptorchidism.
Love Without Reason has partnered with hospitals in Zimbabwe and in India to provide nearly 500 surgeries for children and adults born with craniofacial birth defects, such as cleft lip, cleft palate, ankylosis, or micrognathia. These lives will never be the same again.
Typical features of DGS on physical appearance were a broad flat nose, small ears and a thoracolumbar scoliosis, whereas the typical long face, hypertelorism and micrognathia were absent.
Glial heterotopia can be associated with cleft palate, micrognathia, and Pierre Robin syndrome (5).
SGS is a syndrome characterized by marfanoid habitus, dolichocephaly, craniosynostosis, mental retardation, ocular proptosis, hypertelorism, down slanting palpebral fissures, strabismus, low-set ears, micrognathia, arachnodactyly, camptodactyly.