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328 Possible Causes for Flat Cheeks

  • High Myopia-Sensorineural Deafness Syndrome

    Patients with Stickler syndrome have flat cheek bones, a small jaw and cleft palate.[indianpediatrics.net] Flat cheeks, flat nasal bridge, small upper jaw, pronounced upper lip groove, small lower jaw, and palate abnormalities are possible, all in varying degrees. 30-40% of patients[ibis-birthdefects.org] […] face (flat cheek bones) with a small nose, and Little or no nasal bridge Small upper jaw Small lower jaw Mouth: Cleft palate (an opening in the roof of the mouth).[hypermobility.org]

  • Acne Vulgaris

    Two of them did not apply CTP in the cheeks, but only in the nasal ala which is not flat, leading to low detection rate and missed diagnosis (Zhan et al., 1997 ; Fang et al[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Fracture

    […] below the eye Swelling and deformity of the cheek or forehead, with an obvious dent over the area of broken bone An abnormally flat-looking cheek, and possibly severe pain[drugs.com] Patients with this injury often present with flatness of the lateral cheek area and inability to open their mouth, due to impingement of the zygomatic arch fragment upon the[rad.washington.edu] […] near the eye, usually a sign that the fracture has broken through the wall of a sinus cavity, particularly the maxillary sinus, an air-filled chamber located inside the cheek[drugs.com]

  • Fibroma

    If it has developed under a denture it may be flat with a leaf-like shape.[dermnetnz.org] The commonest location for an oral fibroma is on the inside of the cheek where the upper and lower teeth meet.[dermnetnz.org]

  • Stickler Syndrome Type 5

    cheeks with a flat nasal bridge and a short upturned nose.[slideplayer.com] Flat cheeks, flat nasal bridge, small upper jaw, pronounced upper lip groove, small lower jaw, and palate abnormalities are possible, all in varying degrees. 30-40% of patients[ibis-birthdefects.org] Physical characteristics of people with Stickler can include flat cheeks, flat nasal bridge, small upper jaw, pronounced upper lip groove, small lower jaw, and palate abnormalities[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Benign Migratory Glossitis

    This creates flat areas that can last for more than a month. Geographic tongue may also appear, rarely, on other surfaces of your mouth, such as inside the cheeks.[sabkadentist.com]

  • Bruxism

    Wear facets (flat smooth areas created on the biting surfaces of the teeth as they are rubbed together repeatedly) The symptoms of bruxism may look like other conditions[urmc.rochester.edu] […] tooth enamel, exposing the underlying dentin (inside of the tooth) A popping or clicking in the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) Tongue indentations Damage to the inside of the cheek[urmc.rochester.edu]

  • Benign Cephalic Histiocytosis

    We describe the case of a 2-year-old girl with asymptomatic, large, ill-defined infiltrated flat plaques over both cheeks, in addition to isolated papules.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] One year later, after an episode of varicella-zoster infection, the flat plaques over the cheeks became large reddish–yellow nodules, and in a second biopsy appeared to progress[journals.lww.com] Physical examination performed in our center revealed yellowish macules and flat papules limited to the cheeks. Darier sign was negative.[mdedge.com]

  • Stickler Syndrome

    Physical characteristics of people with Stickler can include flat cheeks, flat nasal bridge, small upper jaw, pronounced upper lip groove, small lower jaw, and palate abnormalities[en.wikipedia.org] […] face (flat cheek bones) with a small nose, and Little or no nasal bridge Small upper jaw Small lower jaw Mouth: Cleft palate (an opening in the roof of the mouth).[hypermobility.org] Flat cheeks, flat nasal bridge, small upper jaw, pronounced upper lip groove, small lower jaw, and palate abnormalities are possible, all in varying degrees. 30-40% of patients[ibis-birthdefects.org]

  • Coxsackievirus Infection

    They are usually located on the tongue, gums, and inside of the cheeks. The skin rash develops over 1 to 2 days with flat or raised red spots, some with blisters.[npsk.org]

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