Anomalies of tooth eruption

  • Jane Ann Soxman
  • Patrice Barsamian Wunsch
Part of the following topical collections:
  1. Pediatric


Anomalies of tooth eruption occur due to a variety of reasons. A thorough understanding of the growth and development of the child is crucial for the management of the eruptive anomalies of teeth. The outcome of the treatment of these anomalies depends on the proper diagnosis and timing of the intervention.


Anomaly Eruption Ectopic Mixed dentition Primary dentition Malocclusion 


Further reading

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    Soxman JA, Soxman JA, Wunsch PB, Naberland CM Anomalies of the developing dentition, anomalies of tooth eruption. Google Scholar
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    Kim SH, Cho YA, Nam OHN, Kim MS, Choi SC, Lee HS (2016) Complication after extraction of natal teeth with continued growth of a dental papilla. Pediatr Dent 38(7):E137–EE14Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (2017) Management of the developing dentition and occlusion in pediatric dentistry. Pediatr Dent 39(6):334–347Google Scholar
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    Tsolakis AI, Kalavritinos M, Bitsanis E (2018) Reliability of different methods for localization of displaced maxillary canines. Am J Orthod Dentofac Orthop 153:308–314CrossRefGoogle Scholar
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    Neville BW, Damm DD, Allen CM, Chi AC (2016) Abnormalities of teeth. In: Oral and maxillofacial pathology, 4th edn. Elsevier, St. Louis, p 76Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jane Ann Soxman
    • 1
  • Patrice Barsamian Wunsch
    • 2
  1. 1.Allison ParkUSA
  2. 2.Department of Pediatric DentistryVirginia Commonwealth UniversityRichmondUSA

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