Non-Syndromic Hypodontia: A Case Report

  • Parul Uppal Malhotra
  • Yagyeshwar Malhotra
  • Neera Ohri
  • Anindita Mallik
Keywords: Hypodontia, Non-syndromic, Agenesis

Abstract

Hypodontia is the most common dentofacial anomaly observed in humans.  It can be syndromic or an isolated trait. Missing teeth not only affects functionality of dentition but also aesthetically looks unpleasing. In this case report, a 12 year old girl is presented with agenesis of four permanent teeth. On examination, patient was found to be suffering from non syndromic hypodontia. Restorative and Prosthetic treatment was done to rehabilitate the case

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Author Biographies

Parul Uppal Malhotra

MDS (Paediatric and Preventive Dentistry), Medical officer (Dental), Community Health Centre, Nalagarh, Solan, HP, India

Yagyeshwar Malhotra

MDS (Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics), Consultant Orthodontist, Kangra, HP, India

Neera Ohri

MDS (Oral Medicine and Maxillofacial Radiology),  Senior Resident, Department of Dentistry, Dr RPGMC, Tanda at Kangra, HP, India

Anindita Mallik

MDS (Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics), Consultant Orthodontist, Siliguri, WB, India

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CITATION
DOI: 10.26440/IHRJ/0407.10287
Published: 2020-10-16
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Parul Uppal Malhotra, Yagyeshwar Malhotra, Neera Ohri, Anindita Mallik. Non-Syndromic Hypodontia: A Case Report. IHRJ [Internet]. 2020Oct.16 [cited 2020Dec.2];4(7):CR3-CR6. Available from: https://ihrjournal.com/index.php/ihrj/article/view/287