A 3-Year Follow-Up of the Rehabilitation of Papillon-Lefevre Syndrome by Dental Implants


Senel F. C. , ALTINTAS N. Y. , Bagis B., CANKAYA M., PAMPU A. A. , Satiroglu I. , ...More

JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY, vol.70, no.1, pp.163-167, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 70 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.joms.2011.03.058
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.163-167

Abstract

Purpose: Papillon-Lefevre syndrome is a rare autosomal recessive genetic disorder characterized by palmar-plantar hyperkeratosis, with rapidly progressive periodontitis and premature loss of both deciduous and permanent teeth. This article presents the prosthetic rehabilitation of a patient with Papillon-Lefevre syndrome with dental implants.