Evaluation of Hearing in Achondroplastic Patients
Achondroplasia is a dysplasia of the skeleton of a hereditary nature, in which micromelic dwarfism is associated with craniofacial modifications. The latter are characterized by brachycephaly with prominence of the frontal eminences, flattening of the bridge of the nose and possible narrowing of the foramen magnum (1).
KeywordsForamen Magnum Hearing Function Transmissive Nature Audiometric Test Ossification Process
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