Overview of X-Linked Hypophosphatemia for Oral Health Professionals
As part of a comprehensive care team, dental providers play an essential role in preventing and treating the oral health complications of X-linked hypophosphatemia.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Explain X-linked hypophosphatemia (XLH), its prevalence and typical onset.
- Discuss the clinical presentation of XLH, and its potential oral health consequences.
- Describe dental treatment considerations when caring for this patient population.
This course was issued in February 2021 and expires February 2024. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.