Ectodermal dysplasia

Case contributed by Dr Mark Holland

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10 year old boy for dental assessment

Patient Data

Age: 10 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Typical peg shaped teeth and congenital hypodontia on the OPG.  The lateral cephalogram shows a pronounced chin and frontal bossing.

Case Discussion

Defect in ectoderm formation shows typical peg shaped teeth and congenital hypodontia on the OPG.  The lateral cephalogram shows a pronounced chin and frontal bossing.

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Case information

rID: 16459
Case created: 19th Jan 2012
Last edited: 14th Jan 2016
Tag: dental
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