Progressive facial hemiatrophy with associated osseous lesions
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Progressive facial hemiatrophy with associated osseous lesions

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Progressive facial hemiatrophy with associated osseous lesions

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dc.contributor.author Gómez Díez, Santiago es
dc.contributor.author Gallego, Lorena es
dc.contributor.author López Escobar, María es
dc.contributor.author Junquera Gutiérrez, Luis Manuel es
dc.contributor.author Pérez Oliva, Narciso es
dc.date.accessioned 2017-11-17T10:52:45Z
dc.date.available 2017-11-17T10:52:45Z
dc.date.issued 2007 es
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10550/63111
dc.description.abstract Progressive facial hemiatrophy (PFH) is a rare condition characterized by the slow, progressive appearance of a unilateral facial atrophy that affects the skin, subcutaneous tissue, muscle and bone. We report the case of a 60-year-old female patient whose cutaneous symptoms commenced in 1987 in the form of a purplish erythema on the left side of her face and neck, which subsequently remitted giving rise to an indurated region in the left maxillary region. Since 1995 until the present day, she has developed facial hemiatrophy on the left side accompanied by progressive osseous reabsorption of the upper maxilla and left mandible with atrophy of soft tissue. The association of the onset of PFH with progressive osteolysis of the maxilla has not been previously reported in an adult patient. es
dc.source Gómez Díez, Santiago ; Gallego, Lorena ; López Escobar, María ; Junquera Gutiérrez, Luis Manuel ; Pérez Oliva, Narciso. Progressive facial hemiatrophy with associated osseous lesions. En: Medicina oral, patología oral y cirugía bucal. Ed. inglesa, 12 8 2007: 12- es
dc.title Progressive facial hemiatrophy with associated osseous lesions es
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/article en
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion en
dc.subject.unesco UNESCO::CIENCIAS MÉDICAS es
dc.identifier.doi es

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