Clinical Report| Volume 129, ISSUE 2, P243-246, February 2023

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Multidisciplinary prosthetic rehabilitation of an adult patient with cleidocranial dysplasia by using a rapid external distraction device: A clinical report


      The multidisciplinary treatment of a 41-year-old man with cleidocranial dysplasia is described. A rapid external distraction device was used to reposition the maxilla before the prosthodontic rehabilitation.
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