Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry                           
Year : 2002  |  Volume : 20  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 102--3

Van der Woude syndrome : a case report.


P Arangannal, MS Muthu, L Nirmal 
 Dept. of Pediatric & Preventive Dentistry, Shri Ramchandra Dental College and Hospital Chennai, Porur

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P Arangannal
Dept. of Pediatric & Preventive Dentistry, Shri Ramchandra Dental College and Hospital Chennai, Porur

Among the many disturbances of development and growth that involve the oral and perioral structures, cleft lip and palate is perhaps the commonest. Dental literature is replete with syndromes associated with cleft lip and palate, one of which is Van der Woude syndrome. The characteristics of Van der Woude syndrome is the association of cleft lip and/or palate with distinctive lower lip pits. A case of Van der Woude syndrome in an 11-year-old boy and his sister is presented.


How to cite this article:
Arangannal P, Muthu M S, Nirmal L. Van der Woude syndrome : a case report. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 2002;20:102-3


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Arangannal P, Muthu M S, Nirmal L. Van der Woude syndrome : a case report. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent [serial online] 2002 [cited 2022 Oct 5 ];20:102-3
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