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Segmental odontomaxillary dysplasia: review of the literature and case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21197434     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Segmental Odontomaxillary Dysplasia (SOD) is an uncommon, nonhereditary, recently recognized developmental disorder affecting the upper jaw and related dental components. It is a rare condition of uncertain etiology that results in painless unilateral expansion of the posterior dentoalveolar complex, gingival hyperplasia, lack of one or both premolars in the affected area, delayed eruption of adjacent teeth and malformations of the primary molars. Radiographically, the affected bone is thickened and irregular in outline, with coarse trabecular pattern that is vertically oriented resulting in a relatively radiopaque granular appearance. Only a few cases have been reported in the English literature. Considering the rarity of the condition, we report a case of SOD in a pediatric patient who was followed up over a period of over two years. The clinical, radiographic, and histologic features are presented along with a review of the literature.
Authors:
Riya M Kuklani; Madhu K Nair
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2010-12-14
Journal Detail:
Title:  International journal of dentistry     Volume:  2010     ISSN:  1687-8736     ISO Abbreviation:  Int J Dent     Publication Date:  2010  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-01-03     Completed Date:  2011-07-14     Revised Date:  2011-07-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101524183     Medline TA:  Int J Dent     Country:  Egypt    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  837283     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Diagnostic Sciences, College of Dentistry, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610-0414, USA.
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