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 : 2020  |  Volume : 38  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 94--96

A rare case of Dandy–Walker syndrome in the 12-year-old girl


Deepak Khandelwal, Dhiraj Kumar, Namita Kalra, Rishi Tyagi, Amit Khatri, Sunil Kumar 
 Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, University College of Medical Sciences (University of Delhi) and GTB Hospital, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Deepak Khandelwal
Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, UCMS and GTB Hospital, Delhi - 110 095
India

Dandy–Walker syndrome (DWS) is a rare congenital cystic malformation of the posterior cranial fossa. Patients show signs and symptoms of complex clinical manifestations, ranging from cranial nerve and cerebellar dysfunctions to extracranial abnormalities, which may pose challenges in dental management. This article represents a rare case of a 12-year-old girl with DWS along with the involvement of the oral cavity.


How to cite this article:
Khandelwal D, Kumar D, Kalra N, Tyagi R, Khatri A, Kumar S. A rare case of Dandy–Walker syndrome in the 12-year-old girl.J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 2020;38:94-96


How to cite this URL:
Khandelwal D, Kumar D, Kalra N, Tyagi R, Khatri A, Kumar S. A rare case of Dandy–Walker syndrome in the 12-year-old girl. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent [serial online] 2020 [cited 2021 Apr 11 ];38:94-96
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