Oligodontia-cancer predisposition syndrome
Synonyms: Autosomal dominant ectodermal dysplasia-cancer predisposition syndrome
Oligodontia-cancer predisposition syndrome is a rare genetic odontologic disease characterized by congenital absence of six or more permanent teeth (excluding the third molars) in association with an increased risk for malignancies ranging from gastrointestinal polyposis to early-onset colorectal cancer and/or breast cancer. Ectodermal dysplasia (manifesting with sparse hair and/or eyebrows) may also be associated.
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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http: //www.orphadata.org. Data version September 2023.
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