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Short face

MedGen UID:
869039
Concept ID:
C4023457
Anatomical Abnormality; Finding
Synonyms: Decreased height of face; Decreased length of face; Decreased vertical dimension of face; Short facies; Vertical deficiency of face; Vertical Facial Deficiency; Vertical facial insufficiency; Vertical hypoplasia of face; Vertical insufficiency of face; Vertical shortening of face
 
HPO: HP:0011219

Definition

Facial height (length) is more than two standard deviations below the mean (objective); or an apparent decrease in the height (length) of the face (subjective). [from HPO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVShort face

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Chang CL, Chen S, Liou EJ
Compend Contin Educ Dent 2019 May;40(5):284-289; quiz 290. PMID: 31067069
Nakamura M, Kawanabe N, Adachi R, Yamashiro T, Kamioka H
Angle Orthod 2019 Mar;89(2):333-349. Epub 2018 Aug 6 doi: 10.2319/111617-791.1. PMID: 30080111Free PMC Article
De Clerck HJ, Proffit WR
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 2015 Jul;148(1):37-46. doi: 10.1016/j.ajodo.2015.04.017. PMID: 26124026

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Bagheri S, Shokuhifar M, Moradinejad M, Razavi M, Hashemi Ashtiani A, Baratvand B, Rakhshan V
BMC Oral Health 2023 Dec 5;23(1):968. doi: 10.1186/s12903-023-03719-z. PMID: 38053168Free PMC Article
Rasmussen M, Lauridsen SV, Pedersen B, Backer V, Tønnesen H
Eur Respir Rev 2022 Sep 30;31(165) Epub 2022 Aug 23 doi: 10.1183/16000617.0063-2022. PMID: 36002170Free PMC Article
Schwardmann P, van der Weele J
Nat Hum Behav 2019 Oct;3(10):1055-1061. Epub 2019 Jul 29 doi: 10.1038/s41562-019-0666-7. PMID: 31358973
Castillo J, Gomar C, Rodriguez E, Trapero M, Gallart A
Resuscitation 2019 Jan;134:127-132. Epub 2018 Nov 11 doi: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2018.11.008. PMID: 30428308
Opdebeeck H, Bell WH
Am J Orthod 1978 May;73(5):499-511. doi: 10.1016/0002-9416(78)90240-3. PMID: 277066

Diagnosis

Rasmussen M, Lauridsen SV, Pedersen B, Backer V, Tønnesen H
Eur Respir Rev 2022 Sep 30;31(165) Epub 2022 Aug 23 doi: 10.1183/16000617.0063-2022. PMID: 36002170Free PMC Article
Anusuya V, Sharan J, Jena AK
Surg Radiol Anat 2021 Jun;43(6):865-872. Epub 2020 Oct 31 doi: 10.1007/s00276-020-02599-0. PMID: 33128647
Chang CL, Chen S, Liou EJ
Compend Contin Educ Dent 2019 May;40(5):284-289; quiz 290. PMID: 31067069
Nakamura M, Kawanabe N, Adachi R, Yamashiro T, Kamioka H
Angle Orthod 2019 Mar;89(2):333-349. Epub 2018 Aug 6 doi: 10.2319/111617-791.1. PMID: 30080111Free PMC Article
Siécola GS, Capelozza L Filho, Lorenzoni DC, Janson G, Henriques JFC
Dental Press J Orthod 2017 Mar-Apr;22(2):87-94. doi: 10.1590/2177-6709.22.2.087-094.oar. PMID: 28658360Free PMC Article

Therapy

Ho WWS
Dermatol Clin 2024 Jan;42(1):113-120. Epub 2023 Aug 1 doi: 10.1016/j.det.2023.06.013. PMID: 37977677
Rasmussen M, Lauridsen SV, Pedersen B, Backer V, Tønnesen H
Eur Respir Rev 2022 Sep 30;31(165) Epub 2022 Aug 23 doi: 10.1183/16000617.0063-2022. PMID: 36002170Free PMC Article
Nas J, Thannhauser J, Konijnenberg LSF, van Geuns RM, van Royen N, Bonnes JL, Brouwer MA
JAMA Netw Open 2022 May 2;5(5):e2212964. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.12964. PMID: 35587346Free PMC Article
Capistrano A, Cordeiro A, Capelozza Filho L, Almeida VC, Silva PI, Martinez S, de Almeida-Pedrin RR
Dental Press J Orthod 2015 Nov-Dec;20(6):60-7. doi: 10.1590/2177-6709.20.6.060-067.oar. PMID: 26691971Free PMC Article
Alam MK, Mohd Noor NF, Basri R, Yew TF, Wen TH
PLoS One 2015;10(11):e0142914. Epub 2015 Nov 12 doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0142914. PMID: 26562655Free PMC Article

Prognosis

Burgess A, Bansal A, Clarke A, Ayton T, van Diggele C, Clark T, Matar E
Clin Teach 2021 Dec;18(6):630-640. Epub 2021 Aug 22 doi: 10.1111/tct.13411. PMID: 34423533
Castillo J, Gomar C, Rodriguez E, Trapero M, Gallart A
Resuscitation 2019 Jan;134:127-132. Epub 2018 Nov 11 doi: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2018.11.008. PMID: 30428308
De Clerck HJ, Proffit WR
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 2015 Jul;148(1):37-46. doi: 10.1016/j.ajodo.2015.04.017. PMID: 26124026
Kim SJ, Lee KJ, Yu HS, Jung YS, Baik HS
J Craniomaxillofac Surg 2015 Mar;43(2):264-73. Epub 2014 Nov 27 doi: 10.1016/j.jcms.2014.11.022. PMID: 25557879
Zaher AR, Bishara SE, Jakobsen JR
Angle Orthod 1994;64(6):425-36. doi: 10.1043/0003-3219(1994)064<0425:PCIDFT>2.0.CO;2. PMID: 7864464

Clinical prediction guides

Anusuya V, Sharan J, Jena AK
Surg Radiol Anat 2021 Jun;43(6):865-872. Epub 2020 Oct 31 doi: 10.1007/s00276-020-02599-0. PMID: 33128647
Siécola GS, Capelozza L Filho, Lorenzoni DC, Janson G, Henriques JFC
Dental Press J Orthod 2017 Mar-Apr;22(2):87-94. doi: 10.1590/2177-6709.22.2.087-094.oar. PMID: 28658360Free PMC Article
Alam MK, Mohd Noor NF, Basri R, Yew TF, Wen TH
PLoS One 2015;10(11):e0142914. Epub 2015 Nov 12 doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0142914. PMID: 26562655Free PMC Article
De Clerck HJ, Proffit WR
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 2015 Jul;148(1):37-46. doi: 10.1016/j.ajodo.2015.04.017. PMID: 26124026
Kim SJ, Lee KJ, Yu HS, Jung YS, Baik HS
J Craniomaxillofac Surg 2015 Mar;43(2):264-73. Epub 2014 Nov 27 doi: 10.1016/j.jcms.2014.11.022. PMID: 25557879

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