|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
Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None
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