Craniofacial abnormality

Craniofacial abnormality
Human skull
SpecialtyMedical genetics Edit this on Wikidata

Craniofacial abnormalities are congenital musculoskeletal disorders which primarily affect the cranium and facial bones.

They are associated with the development of the pharyngeal arches. Approximately, 5% of the UK or USA population present with dentofacial deformities requiring Orthognathic surgery, jaw surgery, and Orthodontics, brace therapy, as a part of their definitive treatment.

Notable conditions



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