Craniofacial Disorders - Orofacial Features and Peculiarities in Dental Treatment

Craniofacial Disorders - Orofacial Features and Peculiarities in Dental Treatment

Craniofacial Disorders – Orofacial Features and Peculiarities in Dental Treatment presents detailed information about craniofacial disorders and their features. The contents of the book cover ...
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Teratology and Teratogens

Pp. 42-45 (4)

Lucimara Teixeira das Neves

Abstract

This chapter presents the mechanisms of teratogenesis and depicts the main teratogens involved in disorders of craniofacial development. This knowledge will aid the understanding on aspects presented in Chapters 4 to 9.

Keywords:

Teratology, Teratogenesis, Teratogens.

Affiliation:

Bauru School of Dentistry and Hospital for Rehabilitation of Craniofacial Anomalies, University of São Paulo, Brazil.