Ectodermal dysplasia (ED) is a group of rare, inherited disorders characterized by sparse hair, missing teeth and inability to sweat. Ectodermal dysplasia (ED) is characterized by dysplasia of ectodermal tissues and occasionally of mesodermal tissues of the developing embryo. This article represents three case reports of ED seen in family members.
Key words: Ectodermal dysplasia, hairs, nails, teeth.
Corresponding Author: Dr. Meenakshi Bhasin, Reader, Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, , Hitkarini Dental College and Hospital, Jabalpur (MP), India
This article may be cited as: Bhasin M, Sreedevi, Kakkad A, Bhasin V. Hereditary Ectodermal Dysplasia: Report of 3 Patients from a Family. J Adv Med Dent Scie Res 2018;6(4):4-8.