Mandibulofacial dysostosis

What is Mandibulofacial dysostosis?

Franceschetti–Klein syndrome (also known as "Mandibulofacial dysostosis") is a syndrome that includes palpebral antimongoloid fissures, hypoplasia of the facial bones, macrostomia, vaulted palate, malformations of both the external and internal ear, buccal-auricular fistula, abnormal development of the neck with stretching of the cheeks, accessory facial fissures, and skeletal deformities.

It is sometimes equated with Treacher Collins syndrome.

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my granddaughter was born with a ear dimple what is it and how can it affect her ?

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Congenital ear dimple or pit is a pinpoint hole in front of the ear or above tragus, which is
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