|Year : 2000 | Volume
| Issue : 4 | Page : 144-6
Mesiodens : a retrospective study of fifty teeth.
A Roychoudhury, Y Gupta, H Parkash
Department of Dental Surgery, All Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
A retrospective study of 30 cases of mesiodens is presented. male preponderance of 1.5:1. was 64% mesiodens were impacted and 36% erupted. Inverted impacted mesiodens was seen in 62.5% of the impacted mesiodens. 66.6% cases had 2 mesiodens per case. The harmful effects on the dentition were mostly crowding, rotation, diastema and impacted permanent incisor.
Department of Dental Surgery, All Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
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