Clinical and oral findings of a patient with Simpson-Golabi-Behmel syndrome

Bayram M., Yildirim M., Seymen F.

EUROPEAN ARCHIVES OF PAEDIATRIC DENTISTRY, vol.16, no.1, pp.63-66, 2015 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier


Background The Simpson-Golabi-Behmel syndrome (SGBS) is an overgrowth condition characterised by macrosomia, mental deficiency, large head, prominent skull sutures, midface deficiency, hypertelorism, broad nose, wide mouth, macroglossia, malocclusion, highly arched palate, and musculoskeletal and limb abnormalities. The aim of this case report is to present clinical and oral findings of an 8-year-old boy who had been diagnosed with SGBS.