Multiple eruption cysts: report of case

ASDC J Dent Child. 2000 Jul-Aug;67(4):282-4, 232.


The eruption cyst is a type of soft tissue cyst associated with erupting teeth. It occurs usually in childhood, and they appear to be more prevalent in the maxillary arch. This paper presents a case report of a fifteen-month-old child who presented six eruption cysts simultaneously and their treatment.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Dentigerous Cyst / diagnosis*
  • Dentigerous Cyst / surgery
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Male
  • Mandible
  • Maxilla
  • Tooth Eruption*