Papillon Lefevre syndrome

Shibu Thomas, Sarat Gummadapu, Auswaf Ahsan, Keerthilatha M. Pai

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Papillon-Lefevre syndrome is a very rare autosomal recessive, condition characterised by pronounced palmoplantar hyperkeratosis and severe early onset periodontitis leading to early loss of teeth. Here, we report a case of Papillon-Lefevre syndrome with a brief discussion on treatment aspect.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)941-943
Number of pages3
JournalSaudi Medical Journal
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 01-07-2004

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  • Medicine(all)

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    Thomas, S., Gummadapu, S., Ahsan, A., & Pai, K. M. (2004). Papillon Lefevre syndrome. Saudi Medical Journal, 25(7), 941-943.