Romberg syndrome

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[C. H. Parry (1755–1822), British physician; M. H. Romberg (1795–1873), German neurologist] A rare craniofacial disorder characterized by hemifacial atrophy of the subcutaneous muscles of the face associated with trigeminal neuralgia. It is more common in females and appears around the first decade of life.

Subjects: Dentistry.

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