Prosthodontic Management of Children with Ectodermal Dysplasia: Review of LiteratureRashu Grover and Manjul Mehra*
Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, Sri Guru Ram Das Institute of Dental Sciences and Research, Amritsar, India
- *Corresponding Author:
- Dr. Manjul Mehra
B.D.S, M.D.S, Reader, Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
Sri Guru Ram Das Institute of Dental Sciences and Research, Amritsar, India
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Received date : September 25, 2015; Accepted date : October 03, 2015; Published date : October 10, 2015
Citation: Grover R, Mehra M (2015) Prosthodontic Management of Children with Ectodermal Dysplasia: Review of Literature. Dentistry 5:340. doi:10.4172/2161- 1122.1000340
Copyright: © 2015 Grover R, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia is a hereditary disorder of two or more ectodermal structures. It may include hypodontia, hypotrichosis and hypohidrosis. Patient with this disease often needs complex prosthetic treatment. The option for a definitive treatment plan may include removable, fixed or implant supported prosthesis, single or in combination. The present review focuses on the classification, genetic aspects, and clinical manifestation along with various treatment modalities.