Oral findings in West syndrome – A Case Report

Sheetal Dilip Badnaware, Shely Pratik Dedhia, Rajiv Desai, Adesh Kakade


West syndrome is a severe epilepsy syndrome which is characterized by triad of infantile spams, EEG findings (hypsarrhythmia) and developmental delay. Very few literature is available on the dental findings and management of West syndrome.This case report present 8 year old child with cryptogenic form West syndrome having history of multiple clusters of infantile spams and typical dental findings. Dental treatment of case is discussed and preventive measurement and treatment of west syndrome is described.   

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14295/bds.2017.v20i3.1371