Inter J Stomatol ›› 2018, Vol. 45 ›› Issue (4): 449-454.doi: 10.7518/gjkq.2018.04.014

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Clinical characteristics and the diagnosis and treatment of non-syndromic supernumerary teeth

Fang Hui1, Yang Jie2   

  1. 1. Dept. of Pediatric Dentistry, Hospital of Inner Mongolia First Machinery Group Corporation Limited Company, Baotou 014030, China;
    2. Dept. of Pediatric Dentistry, Hospital of Stomatology, Peking University, Beijing 100081, China
  • Received:2017-09-02 Revised:2018-02-25 Online:2018-07-02 Published:2018-07-02

Abstract: Supernumerary teeth, also known as extra teeth, clinically manifest as in excess of the usual configuration of the normal number of teeth. These are associated with certain systemic diseases and syndromes. The general characteristics, etiology, influence, diagnosis, and treatment timing of non-syndromic supernumerary teeth were reviewed in this article with the aim of providing certain instructions and pieces of evidence for clinical work.

Key words: non-syndrome, supernumerary teeth, characteristics, treatment

CLC Number: 

  • R782

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