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ALLMedicine™ Apert Syndrome Center

Research & Reviews  164 results

Psychological Adjustment in Apert Syndrome: Parent and Young Person Perspectives.
https://doi.org/10.1177/10556656211069817
The Cleft Palate-craniofacial Journal : Official Publicat... Netherton J, Horton J et. al.

Dec 31st, 2021 - To date, limited research has been carried out into the psychological impact of having a diagnosis of Apert syndrome (AS) and the life experiences of families living with this condition. The aim of the current study was to explore psychological ad...

Lipofilling of the lower eyelids: A craniofacial tool to postpone the facial advancemen...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jormas.2021.10.003
Journal of Stomatology, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; Chauvel-Picard J, Allavena J et. al.

Oct 15th, 2021 - Many genetic diseases are responsible for a defect in the growth of the maxilla. Craniofacial syndromes such as Crouzon syndrome or Apert syndrome are typically associated with a major hypoplasia in the midface responsible for exophthalmos, leadin...

Does different cranial suture synostosis influence orbit volume and morphology in Apert...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijom.2021.07.019
International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; Lu X, Forte AJ et. al.

Aug 18th, 2021 - This study was performed to compare the orbital and peri-orbital morphological variations in Apert syndrome patients with different cranial vault suture synostosis, so as to provide an anatomic basis for individualized surgical planning. Computed ...

Hearing, Speech, Language, and Communicative Participation in Patients With Apert Syndr...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SCS.0000000000008019
The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery; Kilcoyne S, Luscombe C et. al.

Jul 27th, 2021 - Apert syndrome (AS) is caused by the heterozygous presence of 1 of 2 specific missense mutations of the fibroblast growth factor receptor 2 (FGFR2) gene. The 2 adjacent substitutions, designated p.Ser252Trp (S252W) and p.Pro253Arg (P253R), account...

Apert Syndrome Outcomes: Comparison of Posterior Vault Distraction Osteogenesis Versus ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SCS.0000000000007959
The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery; Raposo-Amaral CE, Oliveira YM et. al.

Jul 16th, 2021 - Presenting a wide clinical spectrum and large variety of clinical features, successful treatment of Apert syndrome necessitates performance of sequential multiple surgeries before a patient's facial skeleton growth is complete.The objective of thi...

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News  1 results

Biological Clock Tolls for Men Too
https://www.medpagetoday.com/obgyn/infertility/3485

Jun 7th, 2006 - Action Points Explain to interested patients that this study finds that as men age the quality of their sperm decreases, as does their likelihood of fathering a healthy successful pregnancy. Also point out that the risk for dwarfism and craniofaci...

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