Introduction To Congenital Craniofacial And Musculoskeletal Malformations

Congenital anomalies can be classified as deformities or malformations. Craniofacial and musculoskeletal malformations are common in children. You may comprise only a single, specific location (eg. As cleft lip, cleft palate, club foot) or part of a syndrome of multiple congenital anomalies (e. B. velokardiofaziales syndrome, Treacher Collins syndrome). A careful clinical evaluation may be necessary to distinguish an isolated anomaly of an atypical or slightly manifested syndrome. Congenital anomalies…

September 3, 2018