Maxillary hypoplasia

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Maxillary hypoplasia
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Classification and external resources
Specialty gastroenterology
ICD-10 K07.0
ICD-9-CM 524.03
DiseasesDB 34904

Maxillary hypoplasia is a underdevelopment of the maxillary bones, which produces midfacial retrusion and creates the illusion of protuberance[disambiguation needed] of the lower jaw. It is associated with Crouzon syndrome, as well as fetal alcohol syndrome.