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Facial Hemiatrophy (Parry-Romberg Syndrome)

A syndrome characterized by slowly progressive unilateral atrophy of facial subcutaneous fat, muscle tissue, skin, cartilage, and bone. The condition typically progresses over a period of 2-10 years and then stabilizes.
Also Known As:
Parry-Romberg Syndrome; Hemifacial Atrophy, Progressive; Hemifacial Atrophy; Progressive Facial Hemiatrophy; Progressive Hemifacial Atrophy; Facial Hemiatrophy of Romberg; Parry-Romberg Disease; Romberg Hemi-Facial Atrophy; Romberg's Disease; Atrophies, Hemifacial; Atrophies, Progressive Hemifacial; Atrophy, Hemifacial; Atrophy, Progressive Hemifacial; Atrophy, Romberg Hemi-Facial; Disease, Parry-Romberg; Disease, Romberg; Disease, Romberg's; Facial Hemiatrophies; Facial Hemiatrophies, Progressive; Facial Hemiatrophy, Progressive; Hemi-Facial Atrophy, Romberg; Hemiatrophies, Facial; Hemiatrophies, Progressive Facial; Hemiatrophy, Facial; Hemiatrophy, Progressive Facial; Hemifacial Atrophies; Hemifacial Atrophies, Progressive; Parry Romberg Disease; Parry Romberg Syndrome; Progressive Facial Hemiatrophies; Progressive Hemifacial Atrophies; Romberg Facial Hemiatrophy; Romberg Hemi Facial Atrophy; Rombergs Disease; Syndrome, Parry-Romberg; Romberg Disease
Networked: 104 relevant articles (6 outcomes, 3 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Facial Asymmetry (Hemifacial Microsomia)
2. Congenital Abnormalities (Deformity)
3. Necrosis
4. Facial Hemiatrophy (Parry-Romberg Syndrome)
5. Localized Scleroderma (Morphea)

Experts

1. Li, Yang: 2 articles (03/2015 - 09/2014)
2. Lu, Feng: 2 articles (10/2013 - 03/2013)
3. Li, Jie: 2 articles (10/2013 - 03/2013)
4. Chang, Qiang: 2 articles (10/2013 - 03/2013)
5. Qiao, Qun: 2 articles (07/2010 - 12/2005)
6. Onesti, Maria Giuseppina: 2 articles (09/2009 - 05/2009)
7. Scuderi, Nicolò: 2 articles (09/2009 - 05/2009)
8. Zheng, Danning: 2 articles (12/2007 - 12/2007)
9. Li, Qingfeng: 2 articles (12/2007 - 12/2007)
10. Xie, Yun: 2 articles (12/2007 - 12/2007)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Facial Hemiatrophy:
1. SteroidsIBA
2. Dimethylpolysiloxanes (Dimethylpolysiloxane)IBA
3. DapsoneFDA Link
4. AutoantibodiesIBA
5. SiliconesIBA
6. Retinaldehyde (Retinal)IBA
7. CosmeticsIBA
8. Fluorescein (Funduscein)FDA LinkGeneric
9. Antinuclear AntibodiesIBA
10. AntibodiesIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Transplants (Transplant)
2. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients)
3. Injections
4. Sympathectomy (Sympathectomies)
5. Free Tissue Flaps