Multiple Supernumerary Teeth in a Non-Syndromic Patient: A Case Report

Eshgh Pour, Majid and Shahakbari, Reza and Shaban, Baratollah (2013) Multiple Supernumerary Teeth in a Non-Syndromic Patient: A Case Report. Journal of Mashhad Dental School, 37 (1). pp. 81-84.

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Introduction: Multiple supernumerary teeth are a rare phenomenon. It occurs more often in patients with syndromes such as Gardner's syndrome,cleidocranial dysplasia and so on. This phenomenon in absence of such syndromes is rare. The purpose of this report was to introduce a case ofnon-syndromic multiple supernumerary impacted teeth. Case Report: A 29-year-old woman with no skeletal, metabolic, systemic and mental disorder was referred to oral and maxillofacial department ofMashhad dental school. In clinical evaluation, seven Permanent teeth were missing. In radiographic evaluation, there were a total of 15 impacted teeth which 7 of themwere supernumerary. Conclusion: Missing or Excess of one or more teeth usually leads to occlusal and functional problems. In these cases, a complete clinical and radiographicexamination accompanieal by a precise history should be performed to plan a suitable surgical-orthodontic-prosthetic treatment.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WU Dentistry. Oral surgery
Divisions: Journals > Journal of Mashhad Dental School
Depositing User: jmds jmds
Date Deposited: 21 Sep 2017 15:27
Last Modified: 21 Sep 2017 15:27

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