Crouzon

Crou·zon

(krŭ-zŏn[h]'),
Octave, French physician, 1874-1938. See: Crouzon disease, Crouzon syndrome.
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Apert syndrome results from localized mutations of FGFR2 and is allelic with Crouzon syndrome.
Variants in FGFR3 have been observed in 100% of individuals with Crouzon syndrome with acanthosis nigricans and in 100% of individuals diagnosed with Muenke syndrome.
Triplets born with Crouzon syndrome, a genetic disorder characterized by the fusion of skull bones, affecting the shape of the head and face.
El sindrome de Crouzon fue descrito por el medico frances Octave Crouzon en 1912 como un trastorno genetico, caracterizado por la fusion prematura de las suturas coronal, fronto esfenoidal y de la sincondrosis esfeno-etmoidal.
In a study (9) with a sample size of 131 patients with Crouzon Syndrome by Silva et al, 35% of the patients were found to have a visual impairment in at least one eye.
by Staff Reporter Crouzon syndrome causes a severely deformed upper face among children suffering from it.
As was the case in the studies by Lee and Hutson, (9) in our population we found an increase in Apert and Crouzon syndromes.
Medics gave Scott, 25, just a three per cent chance of survival after he was born with Crouzon syndrome, which causes the brain and skull to fuse.
A hipoplasia condilar e caracterizada por uma formacao defeituosa do condilo mandibular, que pode ter origem conganita ou adquirida, sendo que a primeira ja esta estabelecida desde o nascimento e a segunda pode decorrer de trauma, infeccao, radiacao, desordens endocrinas, doenca degenerativa das articulacoes ou ainda atropatia sistamica (2-4) No grupo das alteracoes geneticas pode-se citar a Microssomia Facial Conganita, Micrognatia, Sindrome Treacher Collins, Sindrome de Pierre Robin, Sindrome de Crouzon, e fissura labiopalatina.
Viewers first met Steve a couple of years ago, he suffers from a genetic facial disfigurement called Crouzon syndrome, which has already killed his three siblings.
Among those featured are Steve, whose Crouzon syndrome has always made him self-conscious, and he's now concerned that his looks may spoil his wedding to Vicky.