An unusual case of non-syndromic occurrence of multiple dental anomalies

*, B. S. Suprabha and *, K. N. Sumanth and Boaz, Karen and *, Thomas George (2009) An unusual case of non-syndromic occurrence of multiple dental anomalies. Indian Journal of Dental Researc, 20 (3). pp. 385-387.

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Abstract

Dental anomalies have been known to occur in humans due to a variety of genetic and environmental factors. Combinations of dental anomalies are known to be associated with specific syndromes. A few cases of multiple denial anomalies have been reported in patiems with no generalized abnormalities. This case report describes an unusual occurrence of a combination of dental anomalies in an apparently normal healthy 12-year-old female patient. The dental anomalies in this patient were multiple dens invaginatus, generalized enamel hypoplasia, generalized microdontia, root resorption and multiple periapical lesions, shovel shaped incisors, cup shaped premolars, taurodontism, hypodontia and supernumerary teeth.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Dens invaginatus, microdontia, taurodontism
Subjects: Dentistry > MCODS Mangalore > Pedodontics
Depositing User: KMCMLR User
Date Deposited: 04 Jan 2012 05:59
Last Modified: 04 Jan 2012 05:59
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/2160

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