The features of Kabuki syndrome (KS) include characteristic facial dysmorphic features, skeletal abnormalities, dermatoglyphic abnormalities, mild to moderate mental deficiency, and postnatal growth retardation. The etiology of KS is unknown (Mhanni et al, 1999). Agenesis of upper and lower permanent incisors or premolars, conical incisors, and ectopic upper first molars has been reported (Mhanni et al, 1999).
Text adapted from Sirpa Arte: Phenotypic and genotypic features of familial hypodontia. Dissertation, Institute of Dentistry, University of Helsinki, Finland, 2001.
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