Kabuki syndrome acquired its name because the facial features of the children resembled the make-up of the actors in the traditional Kabuki theatre. Kabuki syndrome is often unrecognized in the newborn and it may take several years for the features to become obvious in the child.

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Respite is Not a Four-Letter Word!

The most effective caregivers are those who recognize the need to recharge their own batteries.

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Four Patients with Oral Abnormalities

Oral Abnormalities

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Last Updated: Saturday, April 12, 2014 - 13:45

SOS - Signals Help for Sensory Oral Feeding and Swallowing Problems!!

Why is my child vomiting after each meal? Why is my child able to start to eat fine and then after a few minutes into mealtime he/she stops eating and starts crying? Find out the answers!

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 16, 2012 - 17:22

The Impact of Gastrointestinal Issues on Oral Feeding

The impact of gastroesophageal reflux and constipation on feeding in children with Kabuki Syndrome.

Last Updated: Friday, September 5, 2014 - 17:09

Promoting Positive Feeding Behaviors in Children with Kabuki Syndrome

Feeding problems in children with Kabuki Syndrome can seem overwhelming, but the good news is that almost any feeding problem can be overcome.

Last Updated: Thursday, April 28, 2011 - 08:32

Kabuki Syndrome and Cleft Palate

Read about the possible implications of cleft palatei and submucous cleft palate.

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Last Updated: Friday, September 5, 2014 - 17:06

Important Dental and Orthodontic Issues for Children with Kabuki Syndrome

Important issues in dental development, oral health care, facial growth and development and orthodontic care.

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Last Updated: Friday, September 5, 2014 - 17:07