Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry                           
Year : 2005  |  Volume : 23  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 51--52

Sublingual traumatic ulceration due to neonatal teeth (Riga-Fede disease)


RJ Hegde 
 Department of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry, Modern Dental College, Indore, India

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The term Riga-Fede disease has been used historically to describe traumatic ulceration that occurs on the ventral surface of tongue in neonates and infants. It is most often associated with natal and neonatal teeth in newborns. A case of Riga-Fede disease is presented.


How to cite this article:
Hegde R J. Sublingual traumatic ulceration due to neonatal teeth (Riga-Fede disease).J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 2005;23:51-52


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Hegde R J. Sublingual traumatic ulceration due to neonatal teeth (Riga-Fede disease). J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent [serial online] 2005 [cited 2020 Dec 4 ];23:51-52
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