Papillon-Lefèvre syndrome. Reappraisal of etiology, clinical features and treatment. II. Oral rehabilitation using osseointegrated implants

Indian J Dent Res. 1996 Apr-Jun;7(2):63-70.


A brief review of aetiological aspects, clinical features and treatment of Papillon-Lefèvre syndrome, is mentioned. A case is reported of a girl having typical features of syndrome. In part II of this article we include oral rehabilitation of these patients using osseointegrated implants.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Child
  • Dental Implantation, Endosseous*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Mouth Rehabilitation / methods*
  • Papillon-Lefevre Disease / diagnosis
  • Papillon-Lefevre Disease / etiology*
  • Papillon-Lefevre Disease / rehabilitation*