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 : 2011  |  Volume : 29  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 68--70

Posterior neonatal teeth


A Kumar, H Grewal, M Verma 
 Department of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry, Maulana Azad Institute of Dental Sciences, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
A Kumar
Department of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry, Maulana Azad Institute of Dental Sciences, BSZ Marg, MAMC Complex, New Delhi - 110 002
India

Teeth which are present in the oral cavity of newborn infant at the time of birth are called źDQ╗natal teethźDQ╗ and which erupts in first month of postnatal life are called as źDQ╗neonatal teeth.źDQ╗ The incidence of these teeth is 1 in 2000 to 1 in 3500 live birth. The most common natal teeth reported are mandibular central incisors followed by maxillary incisors and mandibular canine. The natal or neonatal tooth in maxillary molar region is a rare occurrence. This article represents a rare case of bilateral neonatal maxillary molar teeth.


How to cite this article:
Kumar A, Grewal H, Verma M. Posterior neonatal teeth.J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 2011;29:68-70


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Kumar A, Grewal H, Verma M. Posterior neonatal teeth. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent [serial online] 2011 [cited 2022 Oct 4 ];29:68-70
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