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Oculodental syndrome, Rutherfurd type

Synonym(s) Gingival hypertrophy-corneal dystrophy
Rutherfurd syndrome
Prevalence <1 / 1 000 000
Inheritance Autosomal dominant
Age of onset Infancy
  • Q87.8
  • C0796140
  • C537732
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Disease definition

Oculodental syndrome, Rutherfurd type is a rare genetic disorder that is primarily characterized by the classical triad of gingival fibromatosis, non-eruption of tooth and corneal dystrophy (bilateral corneal vascularization and opacity). Abnormally shaped teeth have also been reported. The syndrome is transmitted as an autosomal dominant trait.

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