Impacted wisdom tooth (OPG)

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio

Presentation

Dental assessment.

Patient Data

Age: 33 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Panoramic radiograph (OPG)

Lower left eighth tooth is unerupted and impacted against the root of the 7th tooth, lying horizontally within the mandible. The lower right eighth is partially erupted but in a reasonable position. The upper eighth teeth bilaterally are unerupted. No further dental abnormality. No mandibular abnormality. 

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Case information

rID: 55220
Case created: 25th Aug 2017
Last edited: 28th Aug 2017
System: Head & Neck
Tag: rmh
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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