Dental findings in Morquio syndrome (Mucopolysaccharidoses Type IVa)

Barker, D and Welbury, Richard orcid iconORCID: 0000-0002-9322-2440 (2000) Dental findings in Morquio syndrome (Mucopolysaccharidoses Type IVa). Journal of Dentistry for Children, 67 (6). pp. 431-413. ISSN 0022-0353

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Morquio syndrome is a disorder of mucopolysaccharide metabolism with specific skeletal features. The clinical and radiographic appearance of the teeth resembles hypoplastic amelogenesis imperfecta with thin enamel of normal radiodensity. The dental practitioner has a part to play in collaboration with medical colleagues in the recognition and diagnosis of this condition.

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