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CASE REPORT

Sleep Apnoea in Postaxial Acrofacial Dysostosis (Miller) Syndrome

D Gothi, Aniket Gangurde, J M Joshi

Keywords : Acrofacial dysostosis, Sleep disordered breathing, Temporomandibular joint ankylosis.ecessary intervention should be done at the earliest to remove the causative factor.

Citation Information : Gothi D, Gangurde A, Joshi JM. Sleep Apnoea in Postaxial Acrofacial Dysostosis (Miller) Syndrome. Indian Sleep Med 2006; 1 (4):211-213.

DOI: 10.5005/ijsm-1-4-211

License: CC BY-SA 4.0

Published Online: 01-10-2006

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2006; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

We report a 13-year-old girl with postaxial acrofacial dysostosis (POADS) also called Miller Syndrome with sleep disordered breathing due to bilateral temporomandibular joint (TMJ) ankylosis and micrognathia/retrognathia, which was effectively treated with surgical correction.


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