Case Report
Volume 20 Issue 5 - 2021
Amelogenesis Imperfecta - A Case Report
Devishree V Rai1*, Kruthika S Guttal2 and Krishna N Burde3
1Assistant Professor, Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, A.J. Institute of Dental Sciences, Mangalore, India
2Associate Professor, Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, S.D.M College of Dental Sciences and Hospital, Sattur, Dharwad, Karnataka, India
3Professor and HOD, Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, S.D.M College of Dental Sciences and Hospital, Sattur, Dharwad, Karnataka, India
*Corresponding Author: Devishree V Rai, Assistant Professor, Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, A.J. Institute of Dental Sciences, Mangalore, India.
Received: March 06, 2021; Published: April 28, 2021




Abstract

Amelogenesis imperfecta involves a group of conditions that demonstrate developmental alterations in the structure of the enamel in the absence of a systemic disorder. This condition is characterized by abnormal enamel formation which is compromised both in quality and quantity. This condition can affect both the primary and permanent dentition posing functional and aesthetic problems for the affected individuals. Here we present a case of Amelogenesis imperfecta in a 32 years old male patient.

 

Keywords: Amelogenesis Imperfecta; Hypomaturation; Taurodontism

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Citation: Devishree V Rai., et al. “Amelogenesis Imperfecta - A Case Report”. EC Dental Science 20.5 (2021): 137-141.

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