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Restoration of Esthetics and Function in a Patient with Amelogenesis Imperfecta

Vaibhao Ishwar Shambharkar, Jasmeet Singh Chandhok, Deepika Thosre Chandhok

Citation Information : Shambharkar VI, Chandhok JS, Chandhok DT. Restoration of Esthetics and Function in a Patient with Amelogenesis Imperfecta. Int J Prosthodont Restor Dent 2015; 5 (4):118-121.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10019-1142

Published Online: 01-12-2015

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2015; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Clinical findings of AI include

Enamel deficiencies, pulpal calcification, root malformations, failed tooth eruption, impaction of permanent teeth, progressive root and crown resorption, congenitally missing teeth, tooth sensitivity. Due to reduced enamel thickness, the teeth are undersized, with lack of contact between adjacent teeth, poor oral hygiene and mouth breathing with associated gingivitis and gingival hyperplasia may also be seen.

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Chandhok JS, Chandhok DT, Shambharkar VI. Restoration of Esthetics and Function in a Patient with Amelogenesis Imperfecta. Int J Prosthodont Restor Dent 2015;5(4):118-121.


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