Int J Clin Pediatr Dent 2019 Nov-Dec;12(6):577-581
Pediatric Dentistry Department, CHU/Université Nantes, France; UMR 1246 - SPHERE "Methods in Patient-centered Outcomes and Health Research", Université Nantes et Tours, France.
Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) is a clinically heterogeneous neurocutaneous genetic disorder that manifests in the form of coffee-milk spots on the skin, Lish nodules, lentigines on the underarms and on the inguinal region, and neurofibromas. Orofacial manifestations of NF1 are common. Through a review of the literature, bone lesions, orthodontic and dental abnormalities, periodontal manifestations, and caries related to NF1 will be explored. Read More