Oral Health Complications of X-Linked Hypophosphatemia
While rare, this genetic disorder impacts multiple organs and systems, including oral health.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Explain X-linked hypophosphatemia (XLH), its prevalence, and typical onset.
- Discuss the clinical presentation of XLH, and its potential oral health consequences.
- Describe dental treatment considerations when caring for this patient population.
This course was issued in May 2021 and expires May 2024. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.