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12 Sep 2018

Microdontia

Trishul Allareddy BDS, MS

Teeth may show variations in size in that they may be Small - Microdontia Large - Macrodontia. In general males have larger teeth than females. Individual teeth may also exhibit variations in that they may be small or large...

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12 Sep 2018

Macrodontia

Trishul Allareddy BDS, MS

Teeth may show variations in size in that they may be Small - Microdontia Large - Macrodontia. In general males have larger teeth than females. Individual teeth may also exhibit variations in that they may be small or large...

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12 Sep 2018

Gemination

Trishul Allareddy BDS, MS

Gemination is often referred to as twinning. In Gemination, a developing tooth tries to divide into two teeth albeit unsuccessfully. The resulting tooth has a double tooth like appearance. Gemination may be in the crown or extend all the way into the length of the root...

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12 Sep 2018

Fusion

Trishul Allareddy BDS, MS

Fusion is often referred to as Synodontia. In Fusion, two developing tooth buds fuse together resulting in a double tooth. The resulting tooth results in a double tooth like tooth. When Fusion occurs, it results in an overall reduction in the number of teeth by one...

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12 Sep 2018

Residual Cyst

Sindhura Anamali B.D.S., M.S.

Is an odontogenic cyst. Arises in an area where a cyst was incompletely removed. The remnants of the incompletely removed cyst results in a residual cyst in the region...

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12 Sep 2018

Buccal Bifurcation Cyst

Sindhura Anamali B.D.S., M.S.

Is an inflammatory odontogenic cyst. Usually associated with the permanent mandibular first molars.Occasionally second molars are involved.Third molars may also be involved but are rare.The exact etiology is unknown, said to arise from the epithelial cell rests of the...

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12 Sep 2018

Radicular Cyst

Sindhura Anamali B.D.S., M.S.

The most common type of cysts in the jaws Arises in association with a grossly broken down tooth or a non-vital tooth The majority of the cases are seen in the maxilla, Well-defined radiolucent hydraulic entity with corticated borders in the apical regions of the affected tooth..

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12 Sep 2018

Dentigerous Cyst

Sindhura Anamali B.D.S., M.S.

A dentigerous or follicular cyst is defined as a cyst that originates from the separation of two specific components of a developing tooth. A cyst is basically an enclosed sac within tissue containing either fluid, air, or semi-solid materials..

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Dentigerous Cyst

Sindhura Anamali B.D.S., M.S.

A dentigerous or follicular cyst is defined as a cyst that originates from the separation of two specific components of a developing tooth. A cyst is basically an enclosed sac within tissue containing either fluid, air, or semi-solid materials.

Radicular Cyst

Sindhura Anamali B.D.S., M.S.

The most common type of cysts in the jaws Arises in association with a grossly broken down tooth or a non-vital tooth The majority of the cases are seen in the maxilla, Well-defined radiolucent hydraulic entity with corticated borders in the apical regions of the affected tooth.

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