Journal of Applied Dental
and Medical Sciences
Journal of Applied Dental and Medical Sciences is A Quarterly Published


Supernumerary teeth - Fourth Molars: Bilateral maxillary distomolars An extremely rare case report

Pulkit Khandelwal, Neha Hajira


Supernumerary teeth are those dental structures which are present besides the normal series of deciduous or permanent dentition. Supernumerary teeth can present in various types and in any region of the maxilla or mandible. The precise etiology of supernumerary teeth is uncertain. Sometimes supernumerary teeth may produce complications while most of the times they are diagnosed as incidental radiographic finding. This article presents an extremely rare case of impacted fourth molars in maxilla present bilaterally in a 30 years old female. We have also discussed classification, prevalence, etiology, complications, diagnosis and management of this anomaly.

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