TITLE

Bilateral twinned teeth and multiple supernumerary teeth: A case report

AUTHOR(S)
Tümen, Emin Caner; Hamamci, Nihal; Kaya, Filiz Acun; Tümen, Demet Süer; Çelenk, Sema
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Quintessence International;Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 39 Issue 7, p567
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Dental twinning can result from the fusion of the developing dental germinal elements or the gemination of a single germ. In bilateral anterior and posterior dental twinning, problems such as poor esthetics, dental caries, arch-length problems, and periodontal disease often occur as a result of the irregular morphology. Several treatment methods have been described in the literature with respect to the different types and morphologic variations of twinned teeth, including endodontic, restorative, surgical, periodontal, and orthodontic treatment. This report documents the case of a young patient with an exceedingly rare phenomenon of permanent twinned teeth and multiple supernumerary teeth in both sides of the mandibular and maxillary arches, as a result of combined fusion and gemination.
ACCESSION #
35446943

 

Related Articles

  • Interdisciplinary management of dental anomalies: Fusion and supernumerary teeth. Gautam, G.; Kumari, V. Shashikala; Jayashankar, C. M.; Hadge, Parag; Garg, Garima // ORTHODONTICS: The Art & Practice of Dentofacial Enhancement;2011, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p140 

    A 16-year-old boy presented with a fused permanent maxillary left central incisor with a supplemental tooth and an additional supplemental tooth lingual to the permanent maxillary right central incisor. Following leveling, alignment, and endodontic therapy, the maxillary fused left central...

  • JOURNALSCAN.  // Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA);Jan2015, Vol. 146 Issue 1, p65 

    Several abstracts of research on dentistry are presented including the impact of radiation therapy on patients with head and neck cancers, the role of fall in mandibular fracture in the elderly, and the difference among supplemental anchorage devices during orthodontic treatment.

  • Triple Teeth: Report of an Unusual Case. Babaji, Prashant; Prasanth, M. A.; Gowda, Ajith R.; Ajith, Soumya; D'Souza, Henston; Ashok, K. P. // Case Reports in Dentistry;2012, p1 

    Fusion or synodontia is a union of two or more than two developing teeth. Commonly fusion occurs between teeth of the same dentition, mixed dentition, or between normal and supernumerary teeth. Fused primary teeth present with several clinical problems like caries, periodontal problem, arch...

  • Clinical Aspects and Treatment of Posterior Bite Collapse Due to Accelerated Wear. Roseriberg, Edwin S.; Simons, Jose; Gualini, Federico // International Journal of Periodontics & Restorative Dentistry;1987, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p66 

    The article focuses on the treatment of posterior bite collapse resulting from the tooth loss, retrograde wear and the loss of occlusal vertical dimension. It states that the loss of posterior support as a result of missing teeth, caries, migration of teeth and periodontal disease are some of...

  • Regenerative Medicine for Periodontal and Peri-implant Diseases. Larsson, L.; Decker, A. M.; Nibali, L.; Pilipchuk, S. P.; Berglundh, T.; Giannobile, W. V. // Journal of Dental Research;Mar2016, Vol. 95 Issue 3, p255 

    The balance between bone resorption and bone formation is vital for maintenance and regeneration of alveolar bone and supporting structures around teeth and dental implants. Tissue regeneration in the oral cavity is regulated by multiple cell types, signaling mechanisms, and matrix interactions....

  • ANALIZA CAUZELOR EXTRAC�IEI DENTARE PE UN LOT DE PACIEN�I DIN BUCURESTI. M�rg�rit, Ruxandra; Andrei, Oana-Cella; Gheorghiu, Irina-Maria // Romanian Journal of Stomatology;2011, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p223 

    Introduction: The purpose of this study is to investigate the causes of tooth extraction and their correlation with patient age and gender in a sample of patients present in a private practice in Bucharest. Materials and methods: The study included 844 patients, 327 men and 517 women, aged...

  • Implant dentistry: Surgical, radiological, and mechanical factors in a multidisciplinary approach. Davda, Latha S.; Davda, Sanjay V. // Journal of Interdisciplinary Dentistry;Sep-Dec2013, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p135 

    The long-term success of any dental implant treatment is influenced by several factors, including patient factors, preventative measures used by the patient, esthetics, surgical factors, mechanical factors of the implant system, periodontal factors, and restorative factors. The patient factors,...

  • Reconstruction of the Hard and Soft Tissues for Optimal Placement of Osseointegrated Implants. Bahat, Oded; Fontanesi, Robert V.; Preston, Jack // International Journal of Periodontics & Restorative Dentistry;1993, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p254 

    Success, as it is usually defined for osseointegrated implants, may leave much to be desired in terms of esthetics, phonetics, and function. Optimal acclusal function demands that the implant-supported restoration be placed in a position that will permit the desired cusp-fossae relations with...

  • Guideline on Adolescent Oral Health Care.  // Pediatric Dentistry;2015 Reference Manual, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p151 

    The article presents the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) guidelines on adolescent oral health care. Particular attention is given to the prevention, assessment,a and treatment of dental caries. Other topics covered include oral hygiene recommendations, restorative dentistry, and...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics