Dental treatment considerations for a pediatric patient with incontinentia pigmenti (Bloch-Sulzberger syndrome).
Eur J Dent 2017 Apr-Jun;11(2):264-267
Medical Department, Medical School, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan.
Incontinentia pigmenti (IP) is a uncommon gene disorder, heritage with X-linked dominant mode. IP patients have a characteristic dentition varying from marked hypodontia to delayed eruption and conical crowns on both dentitions. A 5½-year-old girl, whose mother and younger sister were also diagnosed with IP, has the whirling-like pigmented skin lesion over her trunk and four extremities. Read More