Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Acrocephalosyndactyly Treatment

There is no treatment for Apert's syndrome. Surgery can be offered to correct some skeletal and facial deformities.

Treatment for Apert's syndrome may include:

  • Surgery for Apert syndrome:
    • To repair arm, leg, skull, and facial deformities

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Last Updated: Nov 16, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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