Align_Tech_January

 

UPCOMING WEBINARS

 

Thurs 20th January 2022 @7pm
NHS Dentistry Discussed: Making the Move from NHS to Private Dentistry – The FAQs
Nigel Jones, Michelle Hardy and Runeel Joye
Sponsored by Practice Plan

 

Weds 26th January 2022 @6pm
Goodwill Values – What’s Changed?
Andy Acton & Chris Strevens
Sponsored by FTA Finance

 

Thurs 24th February 2022 @7pm
The Advanced Full Arch Reconstruction Webinar
Dr Pynadath George and Dr Guy McLellan
Sponsored by Straumann

 

Error: Subscribe to Orthodontic Update to view, or purchase this article.

Article: Volume 6 Number 4 Page 109 - October 2013

Prev    Article P109    Next  Read article

  Orth Update 2013; 6: 109-111

Orthodontics:  An Unusual Presentation of Hypodontia Confined to a Mandibular Quadrant

CPD:  CPD  1:20   (closed)      Self assess

Feedback:  0 comments, 0 ratings

Abstract: Treatment of patients with extensive hypodontia can present many difficulties in treatment planning for the multi-disciplinary team. Presented is an interesting case of non-syndromic hypodontia where the developmental absence of teeth is related to only one quadrant of the mouth. This unusual case of hypodontia appears to be sporadic with no familial or environmental history.

Clinical relevance: This case report describes an unusual presentation of hypodontia and provides a report on the current knowledge of the genetics of hypodontia

Author notes: Christopher S Barker, DDS, BChD, MFDS RCS(Ed), MOrth RCS(Ed), Post-CCST Specialty Registrar in Orthodontics, Leeds Dental Institute and York Hospital, Martyn T Cobourne, PhD, MSc, BDS, FDS RCS, FDS(Orth) RCS, FHEA, Professor in Orthodontics and Honorary Consultant in Orthodontics, King’s College London Dental Institute, Guy’s Hospital, London, Anthony J Ireland, PhD, MSc, BDS, FDS RCS, MOrth RCS, Consultant in Orthodontics, Royal United Hospitals, Bath, Professor in Orthodontics, Child Dental Health, Bristol Dental School and Jonathan R Sandy, PhD, MOrth RCS, FDS RCS, FMedSci, Professor and Honorary Consultant in Orthodontics, Child Dental Health, Bristol Dental School, UK.

Objective: To highlight the multidisciplinary nature of hypodontia involving paediatric, orthodontic and restorative dentistry.

DB_Ortho_Jan_2022
Wealthwide_Jan_2022