Pierre Robin Syndrome

Pierre Robin Syndrome

A Guide to Understanding Pierre Robin Sequence
(Children's Craniofacial Association)
Basic information in a question and answer format.
http://www.ccakids.com/assets/syndromebk_pierrerobin.pdf
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Cleft Palate Foundation
This is a non-profit organization that helps improve the quality of life for those affected by facial birth defects. They provide information for parents and health professionals. Videos for parents about feeding.
http://www.cleftline.org/
Pierre Robin Syndrome
(MedlinePlus)
This article from the A.D.A.M. encyclopedia explains Pierre Robin syndrome, also called Robin sequence. This is a condition present at birth, in which the infant has a smaller-than-normal lower jaw, a tongue that falls back in the throat, and difficulty breathing. Click the Espanol button on the upper right for Spanish.
https://medlineplus.gov/ency/article/001607.htm

Last Modified: Friday February 10, 2017 11:05 AM