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CASE REPORT
Year : 2015  |  Volume : 27  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 96-100

Smith-McCort variant syndrome: A rare case with associated enamel hypoplasia


1 Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, KVG Dental College, Sullia, Karnataka, India
2 Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, JSS Dental College, Mysore, Karnataka, India

Correspondence Address:
Sandeepa Nuchilakath
Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, KVG Dental College, Sullia - 574 327, Karnataka
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/0972-1363.167125

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The Smith-McCort syndrome (SMC), which was first described by Smith and McCort in 1958, is a rare form of osteochondrodysplasia, specifically a spondyloepimetaphyseal dysplasia. It is one of the rare syndromes that can present with skeletal dysplasia and mimic some of the common bone diseases. Enamel hypoplasia is a part of this disorder. Literature that describes the orofacial characteristics of this syndrome is lacking. Here we report a case of a 23-year-old female, who presented with characteristic orofacial features, along with skeletal abnormalities.


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