Sturge-Weber Syndrome Associated with Maxillofacial Osteohypertrophy
- *Corresponding Author:
- Saurabh Kumar Gupta
Department of Conservative Dentistry
Government College of Dentistry
Sardar Patel Marg, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
E-mail: [email protected]
Received Date: December 21, 2016; Accepted Date: January 30, 2017; Published Date: February 06, 2017
Citation: Saxena P, Jain S, Gupta SK, Jain D (2017) Sturge-Weber Syndrome Associated with Maxillofacial Osteohypertrophy. Oral health case Rep 3:130. doi: 10.4172/2471-8726.1000130
Copyright: © 2017 Saxena P, 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.
This case report presents a rare case of an adult female patient of Sturge-Weber Syndrome with unilateral maxillofacial osteohypertrophy. Incidence and exact cause of association of Sturge-Weber Syndrome with osseous hypertrophy is not known and there are very few similar cases that have been reported in literature. Patient visited to the dental department with the chief complaint of malalignment of teeth for which orthodontic treatment plan was done.