Shprintzen-Goldberg syndrome: case report

Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2003 Jul;40(4):433-6. doi: 10.1597/1545-1569_2003_040_0433_sscr_2.0.co_2.


The Shprintzen-Goldberg syndrome is an extremely rare syndrome with a characteristic face. This is one of a group of disorders characterized by craniosynostosis and marfanoid features. The aim of this study was to present a new sporadic case of the syndrome and describe in detail the findings at the maxillofacial region.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Abnormalities, Multiple / pathology*
  • Child
  • Craniosynostoses / complications
  • Craniosynostoses / pathology*
  • Facial Bones / pathology
  • Facies
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Malocclusion, Angle Class II / etiology
  • Marfan Syndrome / complications
  • Marfan Syndrome / pathology*
  • Micrognathism / etiology*
  • Syndrome
  • Tooth Abnormalities / etiology*