Volume No. :   5

Issue No. :  4

Year :  2017

ISSN Print :  2347-8632

ISSN Online :  2454-2652


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Pierre Robin Syndrome



Address:   Ms. Darshana Kumari
Lecturer, Dept of Child Health Nursing, Smt. Radhikabai Meghe Memorial College of Nursing, Sawangi (M), Wardha, Maharashtra.
*Corresponding Author
DOI No: 10.5958/2454-2652.2017.00076.2

ABSTRACT:
Background: Pierre Robin sequence is a set of abnormalities affecting the head and face, consisting of a small lower jaw (micrognathia), a tongue that is placed further back than normal (glossoptosis), and blockage (obstruction) of the airways. Most people with Pierre Robin sequence are also born with an opening in the roof of the mouth (a cleft palate).
KEYWORDS:
Pierre Robin sequence, abnormalities, micrognathia, glossoptosis, obstruction, airways.
Cite:
Darshana Kumari. Pierre Robin Syndrome. Int. J. Adv. Nur. Management. 2017; 5(4):357-360.
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