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 : 2016  |  Volume : 34  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 189--191

Ambras syndrome: A rare case report


A Ishita, GP Sujatha, GV Pramod, L Ashok 
 Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, Bapuji Dental College and Hospital, Davangere, Karnataka, India

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Dr. A Ishita
Room No. 1, Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, Bapuji Dental College and Hospital, Davangere - 577 004, Karnataka
India

Congenital generalized hypertrichosis associated with gingival hyperplasia are rare cases published in literature. The frequency incidence of generalized congenital hypertrichosis is about one to billions of people. Hypertrichosis and gingival hyperplasia are termed as Ambras syndrome (AS), which can be noticed at birth or soon after. Here, is a rare case report of 4-year-old male child who presented with generalized hypertrichosis with gingival fibromatosis and dysmorphic facial features.


How to cite this article:
Ishita A, Sujatha G P, Pramod G V, Ashok L. Ambras syndrome: A rare case report.J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 2016;34:189-191


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Ishita A, Sujatha G P, Pramod G V, Ashok L. Ambras syndrome: A rare case report. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent [serial online] 2016 [cited 2021 Oct 17 ];34:189-191
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