Teratology and Teratogens
Pp. 42-45 (4)
Lucimara Teixeira das Neves
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.
Teratology, Teratogenesis, Teratogens.
Bauru School of Dentistry and Hospital for Rehabilitation of Craniofacial Anomalies, University of São Paulo, Brazil.