Parry-Romberg disease (or hemifacial atrophy) is a rare condition affecting the face. It commences in childhood but its aetiology remains unknown, and is sporadic. Two cases are presented who were biological first cousins. We believe that this is the first recorded example of this condition occurring in family members.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jan 2005|
- Hemifacial atrophy
- Parry-Romberg disease
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health