Journal of Indian Academy of Oral Medicine and Radiology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2006  |  Volume : 18  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 234--238

Odontodysplasia Affecting Maxillary Right Segment with Localized Gingival Involvement


Jigna S Shah, Dhaval Mehta 
 Dept. of Oral Diagnosis, Oral Medicine & Radiology, G.D.C. & H., Ahmedabad, India

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Jigna S Shah
Dept. of Oral Diagnosis, Oral Medicine & Radiology, G.D.C. & H., Ahmedabad
India

Regional Odontodysplasia is a rare developmental anomaly with unknown cause affecting ectodermal and mesodermal dental layers, affecting segment of jaw more commonly maxilla. A case of regional Odo-todysplasia was reported in a 13 year old patient in whom maxillary right segment was affected. Teeth affected were central incisor, canine, first & second premolar with different grades of severity & lateral incisor appeared to be nonnal. Affected teeth were having irregular, rough & discolored surfaces, localized gingival enlargement, periapical pathosis, radiographically DQghost. toothDQ appearance &. short roots. Additional features noted were impacted permanent canine & overretained deciduous canine in the affected segment.


How to cite this article:
Shah JS, Mehta D. Odontodysplasia Affecting Maxillary Right Segment with Localized Gingival Involvement.J Indian Acad Oral Med Radiol 2006;18:234-238


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Shah JS, Mehta D. Odontodysplasia Affecting Maxillary Right Segment with Localized Gingival Involvement. J Indian Acad Oral Med Radiol [serial online] 2006 [cited 2023 Feb 4 ];18:234-238
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