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ba0007p54 | (1) | ICCBH2019

Is oral health correlated with skeletal phenotype in primary metabolic bone diseases? A preliminary report of the Greek experience

Doulgeraki Artemis , Gatzogianni Margarita , Agouropoulos Andreas , Athanasopoulou Helen , Polyzois Georgios , Kavvadia Aikaterini

Introduction: Oral health problems are common in patients with primary metabolic bone diseases. We aimed to investigate the oral health of patients with primary osteoporosis and genetic mineralization disorders and correlate the oral health findings with clinical, imaging and laboratory parameters.Patients and methods: Twenty nine patients 2.8y-17y (15 males, 22 prepubertal) with primary metabolic bone diseases underwent a comprehensive dental examinatio...

ba0007p189 | (1) | ICCBH2019

Cleidocranial dysplasia: a patient with severe dental phenotype

Doulgeraki Artemis , Gatzogianni Margarita , Gyftodimou Yolanda , Polyzois Georgios , Athanasopoulou Helen , Agouropoulos Andreas

Background: Cleidocranial dysplasia (CCD) is an ultra-rare (1/1,000,000) genetic bone disorder, characterized by hypoplastic or aplastic clavicles, persistence of wide-open fontanelles and multiple dental abnormalities. It is caused by mutations in the RUNX2 gene, involved in the differentiation of osteoblasts.Presenting Problem: A case of a 13 year-old girl with a clinical diagnosis of CCD is reported. Her clavicles were hypoplastic and her shoulders co...