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


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.
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: 08 mar. 2021. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.3823/1686.
Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery


Apert Syndrom, Treatment, Craniosynostosis, Polydactyly

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