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The Face 

The Face
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The Face
Author(s):

William Reardon

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780195300451.003.0002
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date: 26 May 2020

This chapter covers clinical signs relating to the face (Hypertelorism, Hypotelorism, abnormal nasal bridge, abnormal alae nasi and nasal tip, abnormal nasal columella and nares, abnormal nasal septum, abnormal nasal appendages, synophrys, midfacial hypoplasia, micrognathia, facial asymmetry, myopathic facies, abnormalities of the philtrum) and gives information on how to recognize the sign, establishing a differential diagnosis, and investigations to consider. Relavent images are also included for each sign.

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