Japanese journal of human genetics

, Volume 25, Issue 3, pp 249–255 | Cite as

Puretic syndrome-gingival fibromatosis with hyaline fibromas

  • Keisuke Hamada
  • Shozo Ohdo
  • Kunio Hayakawa
  • Ichiro Kikuchi
  • Masashi Koono


A 21-month-old Japanese boy with Puretić syndrome (gingival fibromatosis with hyaline fibromas) was reported. On the basis of the present case and 17 cases in the literature, it was concluded that the disorder was a very rare connective tissue disease with an autosomal recessive mode of inheritance.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Keisuke Hamada
    • 1
  • Shozo Ohdo
    • 1
  • Kunio Hayakawa
    • 1
  • Ichiro Kikuchi
    • 2
  • Masashi Koono
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of PediatricsMiyazaki Medical CollegeMiyazakiJapan
  2. 2.Department of DermatologyMiyazaki Medical CollegeMiyazakiJapan
  3. 3.The Second Department of PathologyMiyazaki Medical CollegeMiyazakiJapan

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