Mandibular mesiodens—A rare case report

Vignesh Palanisamy, Arathi Rao, Ravikiran Ongole, Varghese Chacko

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Mesiodens in the maxillary anterior region is one of the common supernumerary teeth. Mandibular mesiodens are very rare and there exists only a few reported cases. Presenting in this report is a case of supplemental mesiodens in the mandibular anterior region with review on etiology, incidence and complications associated with supernumerary teeth. Clinical significance: Reporting a rare case, helps in estimating the prevalence of the condition. The present article contains diagnosis and management protocol formulated for supernumerary tooth.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)163-165
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Medicine, and Pathology
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 01-03-2017

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Surgery
  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Oral Surgery
  • Otorhinolaryngology


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