Short root anomaly

Br Dent J. 1990 Nov 10;169(9):292-3. doi: 10.1038/sj.bdj.4807358.

Abstract

A case of generalised short root anomaly is described. All permanent teeth had abnormally short roots, associated with microdontia, hypodontia and a dens invaginatus. Members of the patient's family were similarly affected.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Anodontia
  • Child
  • Dens in Dente
  • Family
  • Female
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Genes, Dominant
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Tooth Loss / prevention & control
  • Tooth Resorption
  • Tooth Root / abnormalities*