Apert Syndrome: New Treatment and a Perspective for the Future

  • Bruno Gonçalves Leite
  • Ana Beatriz Tavares Filgueiras
  • Kécia Silva Damasceno
  • Janaina Batista Pereira
  • Vânia Barbosa do Nascimento
  • Hiroe Alencar Braga
  • Patrícia Gonçalves Pinheiro
  • Hellen Lúcia Caldas Lins
  • Modesto Leite Rolim Neto
  • Cícera Janielly de Matos Cassiano

Abstract

Treatment the Apert Syndrome is unique, therefore, divergences exist in the priority of the procedures performed by each team. The Apert Syndrome occurs in approximately 1/65,000 births and accounts for 4.5% of all craniosynostosis. Some changes in Apert Syndrome stand out, such as craniosynostosis and polydactyly.
Published
Apr 27, 2015
How to Cite
GONÇALVES LEITE, Bruno et al. Apert Syndrome: New Treatment and a Perspective for the Future. International Archives of Medicine, [S.l.], v. 8, apr. 2015. ISSN 1755-7682. Available at: <http://imed.pub/ojs/index.php/iam/article/view/1129>. Date accessed: 20 jan. 2018. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.3823/1686.
Section
Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery

Keywords

Apert Syndrom, Treatment, Craniosynostosis, Polydactyly

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