geoscience.net logo
+ Resolve Article
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter

+ Translate
+ Subscribe to Site Feed
GeoScience Most Shared ContentMost Shared Content

Dental problems associated with hypophosphataemic vitamin D resistant rickets


, : Dental problems associated with hypophosphataemic vitamin D resistant rickets. International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry 8(1): 19-28

To review a series of cases of hypophosphataemic vitamin D resistant rickets. SUBJECTS INCLUDED: Seventeen cases, aged between 2 years 1 month and 15 years 9 months at first referral, and with an established diagnosis of vitamin D resistant rickets from twelve families were included in the review. Information was drawn from patient records for follow-up periods between 9 months and 20 years 4 months. All subjects had been referred to the Eastman Dental Hospital between 1973 and 1997. Abscessed non-carious primary and/or permanent teeth were a presenting feature in eleven of the seventeen cases. Although attrition and exposure of the abnormally formed dentine accounted for the route of infection in primary teeth, the route for microbial invasion of pulpal tissues in permanent teeth remained unexplained in a number of patients. The possible part played by infractures of the enamel as a portal of entry for infection is discussed. Enamel defects were observed in only six patients, in three of whom these changes were limited to the primary dentition. Taurodontism of permanent molar teeth was confirmed as a feature of the condition in the more severely affected male subjects.

US$29.90

PMID: 9558542


Other references

Lawrence, C.; Christensen, R., 1978: Ultraviolet induced reversion of cyc1 alleles in radiation sensitive strains of yeast. i. rev1 mutant strains. Journal of molecular biology: 5, 122 (1) 1-21

Blum, A.; Raum, A.; Martin, H.; Maser, E., 2001: Human 11beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase 1/carbonyl reductase: additional domains for membrane attachment?. 11beta-Hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1 (11beta-HSD 1) is a membrane integrated glycoprotein, which physiologically performs the interconversion of active and inactive glucocorticoid hormones and which also participates in xenobiotic carbonyl c...

Köksel, U.; Erbasan, O.; Bayezid, Ö.; Kemaloğlu, C.; Özçobanoğlu, S.; Gölbaşı, I.; Türkay, C., 2016: Thrombosis in Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices: Our Clinical Experience With Medical and Surgical Management. Continuous-flow left ventricular assist devices (CF-LVADs) such as the HeartMate II and HeartWare left ventricular assist device are important alternatives to heart transplantation. Thrombosis is a serious complication in both devices and we prese...

Pawley, M.J.; Wingate, M.T.D.; Kirkland, C.L.; Wyche, S.; Hall, C.E.; Romano, S.S.; Doublier, M.P.; Cassidy, K.F., 2012: Adding pieces to the puzzle; episodic crustal growth and a new terrane in the northeast Yilgarn Craton, Western Australia. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 59.5: 603-623

Santos J.B.; Vello N.A.; Ramalho M.A.P., 1982: Stability of grain yield and of its basic components in beans phaseolus vulgaris. Stability parameters of yield (b and .**GRAPHIC**. and of its basic components such as number of pods per plant, number of seeds per pod and 100-seed weight were estimated for 12 dried bean cultivars grown in 11 different environments (years and l...

Couzin, J., 2003: Smallpox immunization. Panel urges caution over heart problems. Science 300(5628): 2013-2015

Kedjarune, U.; Migasena, P.; Changbumrung, S.; Pongpaew, P.; Tungtrongchitr, R., 1997: Flow rate and composition of whole saliva in children from rural and urban Thailand with different caries prevalence and dietary intake. The aim of this study was to compare the prevalence of dental caries, dietary composition and whole salivary flow rates together with some of the components of saliva between two groups of children aged 12-16 years, one group from an urban area an...

Strichartz, G.R., 1981: Pharmacological properties of sodium channels in nerve membranes. Advances in Neurology 31: 343-356

Angevine, N.C., 1972: Making yoghurt via vat method. After outlining his research on the manufacture of ordinary yoghurt and procedures used by manufacturers, the author described briefly the production of acidophilus yoghurt, plain and flavoured with fruit (orange, strawberry and raspberry). The in...

Oberbauer, R.; Banyai, S.; Schmidt, A.; Kornek, G.; Scheithauer, W.; Mayer, G., 1996: Serum tumor markers after renal transplantation. The overall incidence of malignancy in renal transplant recipients is 100-fold higher compared with age matched controls. Routine clinical evaluation therefore often includes the determination of serum tumor markers AFP, CA19-9, CEA, CA125, CA15-3...