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CASE REPORT

Cleft Palate Associated with Michelin Tire Baby Syndrome: A Rare Case Report

Sulakshana Pradeep, Sarakanuru Krishnappa Srinath, Padmapriya Surendranath

Keywords : Cleft palate, Genodermatosis, Michelin tire baby syndrome

Citation Information : Pradeep S, Srinath SK, Surendranath P. Cleft Palate Associated with Michelin Tire Baby Syndrome: A Rare Case Report. J South Asian Assoc Pediatr Dent 2021; 4 (2):131-133.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10077-3079

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 26-08-2021

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2021; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Michelin tire baby syndrome (MTBS) is one of the rare genodermatosis that is characterized by phenotypic abnormalities and multiple symmetric circumferential folding of excess skin. Diagnosis is done mainly through clinical examination. Skin fold gradually diminishes and fades away with age without any clinical intervention. Here, we are reporting a case of MTBS in a newborn.


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