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Surgery Saves Girl’s Face from Rare Disorder


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Posted 10 March 2011 - 12:36 PM

Surgery Saves Girl’s Face from Rare Disorder.

Parry-Romberg syndrome, also known as progressive facial hemiatrophy, was first identified in the early 1800s. It usually starts in childhood and gets worse with time, and it seems to be more common in girls. Amanda Gardner. CNN Health. 02/25/11. (Also see: Parry-Romberg Syndrome)

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