Journal Article

Orthodontic–orthognathic surgical treatment of a subject with Williams–Beuren syndrome—a follow-up from 8 to 25 years of age

Karin Habersack, Bernadette Grimaldi and Gerhard W. Paulus

in The European Journal of Orthodontics

Published on behalf of European Orthodontics Society

Volume 29, issue 4, pages 332-337
Published in print August 2007 | ISSN: 0141-5387
Published online August 2007 | e-ISSN: 1460-2210 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ejo/cjm031
Orthodontic–orthognathic surgical treatment of a subject with Williams–Beuren syndrome—a follow-up from 8 to 25 years of age

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This article presents a survey of characteristic features of Williams–Beuren syndrome (WBS) as reported in the literature and the interdisciplinary treatment of a subject with WBS with special regard to morphological and functional disorders.

Typical features of a patient with WBS and his dental development in a follow-up from 8 to 25 years of age are shown. Early orthodontic treatment approaches, later combined orthodontic–orthognathic surgical procedures, and the status 5 years after surgery are presented.

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Subjects: Restorative Dentistry and Orthodontics

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