syngnathia


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syn·gnath·i·a

(sin-nath'ē-ă),
Congenital adhesion of the maxilla and mandible by fibrous bands.
[syn- + G. gnathos, jaw]
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syngnathia

(sĭn-nā′thē-ă) [″ + gnathos, jaw]
Congenital adhesions between the jaws.
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syn·gnath·i·a

(sin-gnath'ē-ă)
Congenital adhesion of maxilla and mandible by fibrous bands.
[syn- + G. gnathos, jaw]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Complete bony syngnathia is a rare anomaly; to the best of our knowledge, only 14 other cases have been previously reported, and only 1 of those patients underwent successful nasotracheal intubation.
Complete bony syngnathia: Report of a case and review.
Popliteal pterygium syndrome (PPS) with intra-alveolar syngnathia: A discussion of anesthetic and surgical considerations.