Mesiodens- A Report of Two Cases

Authors

  • Anuranjan Maharaj Department of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry, Buddha Institute of Dental Sciences and Hospital, Patna, Bihar, Ind
  • Chitrita Gupta Mukherjee Department of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry, Buddha Institute of Dental Sciences and Hospital, Patna, Bihar, Ind
  • Prerna Anand Department of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry, Buddha Institute of Dental Sciences and Hospital, Patna, Bihar, Ind
  • Arvind Kumar Department of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry, Buddha Institute of Dental Sciences and Hospital, Patna, Bihar, Ind

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3126/njhs.v2i1.47180

Keywords:

Mesiodens, mesiodentes, supernumerary teeth

Abstract

Teeth more than normal in number are termed as supernumerary. The presence of multiple supernumerary teeth is termed ‘mesiodentes’. Supernumerary tooth usually results in oral problems such as malocclusion, food impaction, poor aesthetics, and cyst formation. This paper presents a case report on the successful management of mesiodens and mesiodentes.

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Published

2022-08-03

How to Cite

Maharaj, A., Mukherjee, C. G., Anand, P., & Kumar, A. (2022). Mesiodens- A Report of Two Cases. Nepal Journal of Health Sciences, 2(1), 111–113. https://doi.org/10.3126/njhs.v2i1.47180

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Case Reports