Is survival enough for quality of life in Sagliker Syndrome-uglifying human face appearances in chronic kidney disease?


Sagliker Y., Acharya V., Golea O., Sabry A., Bali M., Eyupoglu K., et al.

JOURNAL OF NEPHROLOGY, cilt.21, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 21
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF NEPHROLOGY

Özet

Background: It is known that secondary hyperparathyroidism (SH) and particularly skeletal changes is a severe condition in chronic kidney disease (CKD). Sagliker syndrome (SS) is a very prominent feature in CKD including uglifying human face appearances, short stature, extremely severe maxillary and mandibulary changes, soft tissues in the mouth, teeth-dental abnormalities, finger tip changes and severe psychological problems.