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NARRATIVE REVIEW

Craniofacial Abnormalities and Syndromes

Jeelani S

Keywords : diagnosis, syndromes,craniofacial abnormalities

Citation Information : S J. Craniofacial Abnormalities and Syndromes. 2014; 4 (2):56-61.

DOI: 10.5005/jsd-4-2-56

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 00-12-2014

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2014; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Symmetry and proportion plays an important role in cosmetic part of face and golden ratio depicts a strong correlation between mathematical proportion of face and appearance. This can be affected by multiple factors including syndromes which contribute a significant role in craniofacial abnormalities. This paper intends to bring out the craniofacial manifestations of syndromes which play an essential role in diagnosis and more interestingly serve as a window to overall systemic health exploring the associated systemic manifestations.


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