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Case ReportVolume 2 Issue 4

Esthetics by Prosthesis in an ED Child

Josna Vinutha Y1* and Shital Sonune2

1Pediatric Dentist, Department of Preventive Dentistry, Al Jouf University, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
2Department of Prosthodontics, Al Jouf University, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

*Corresponding Author: Josna Vinutha Y, Lecturer, Pediatric Dentistry, Department of Preventive Dentistry College of Dentistry, Al Jouf University, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Received: February 07, 2018; Published: March 29, 2018

Citation: Josna Vinutha Y and Shital Sonune. “Esthetics by Prosthesis in an ED Child”. Acta Scientific Dental Sciences 2.4 (2018).


  Ectodermal dysplasia (ED) is a genetically heterogeneous condition resulting from clinical anomalies of structures derived from the ectoderm, such as hair, nails, sweat glands, and teeth. Such children often affected with esthetics, mastication, speech and social integration. The aim of this case report is to describe the prosthetic rehabilitation of a child of hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia (ED) with maxillary and mandibular dentures. In conclusion, the prosthetic management is a noninvasive procedure, reversible, costeffective, viable, and efficient treatment for a child with hypodontia to restore esthetics, function and to satisfy the child.

Keywords: Ectodermal Dysplasia; Esthetics; Prosthetic Rehabilitation

Copyright: © 2018 Josna Vinutha Y and Shital Sonune. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

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