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 : 2011  |  Volume : 29  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 46--49

Cellulitis on face in a patient with congenital afibrinogenemia


GD Chandan1, AG Annaji2, S Bhatnagar3, U Mohandas1, P Dave1 
1 Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, VS Dental College and Hospital, Bangalore, India
2 Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, VS Dental College and Hospital, Bangalore, India
3 Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, Jodhpur Dental College, General Hospital, Jodhpur, India

Correspondence Address:
G D Chandan
Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, VS Dental College and Hospital, VV Puram, KR Road, Bangalore, Karnataka
India

Congenital afibrinogenemia is a rare coagulation disorder, with an estimated prevalence of 1 : 1,000,000, characterized by a complete absence to reduced level of circulating fibrinogen. This article presents a case of congenital afibrinogenemia, which presented as cellulitis on the face.


How to cite this article:
Chandan G D, Annaji A G, Bhatnagar S, Mohandas U, Dave P. Cellulitis on face in a patient with congenital afibrinogenemia.J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 2011;29:46-49


How to cite this URL:
Chandan G D, Annaji A G, Bhatnagar S, Mohandas U, Dave P. Cellulitis on face in a patient with congenital afibrinogenemia. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent [serial online] 2011 [cited 2022 Jan 19 ];29:46-49
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