Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry                           
Year : 2002  |  Volume : 20  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 37--40

Hereditary ectodermal dysplasia : a case report.


BS Suprabha 
 Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, College of Dental Surgery, Mangalore

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B S Suprabha
Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, College of Dental Surgery, Mangalore

Hereditary ectodermal dysplasia is an inherited disorder involving skin, hair, nails and teeth. Two main clinical forms have been described--hypohidrotic type and hidrotic type. A case of ectodermal dysplasia with absence of hypohidrosis and defective nails has been reported. The importance of early prosthetic management has been discussed.


How to cite this article:
Suprabha B S. Hereditary ectodermal dysplasia : a case report. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 2002;20:37-40


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Suprabha B S. Hereditary ectodermal dysplasia : a case report. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent [serial online] 2002 [cited 2023 Feb 7 ];20:37-40
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