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.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Medicine, and Pathology|
|Publication status||Published - 01-03-2017|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Pathology and Forensic Medicine
- Oral Surgery