Bilateral impacted inverted mesiodens associated with dentigerous cyst

Byatnal, Aditi Amit and Singh, Ankur and Radhakrishnan, Raghu (2013) Bilateral impacted inverted mesiodens associated with dentigerous cyst. CDA Journal, 41 (10). pp. 753-757.

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Mesiodens, the most common type of supernumerary tooth, usually results in malocclusion, poor esthetics and cyst formation. The occurrence of a dentigerous cyst around the crown of an unerupted supernumerary tooth is infrequent. We present a case of a dentigerous cyst associated with a nonsyndromic bilateral impacted inverted supernumerary tooth in a 13-year-old boy. A thorough clinical workup, including 3-D reconstruction image and histological examination confi rming the features of a dentigerous cyst is presented in this report.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Dentistry > MCODS Manipal > Oral Pathology and Microbiology
Depositing User: KMC Manipal
Date Deposited: 21 Jun 2014 06:29
Last Modified: 21 Jun 2014 06:29

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