Acta Scientific Dental Sciences (ASDS)(ISSN: 2581-4893)

Case Report Volume 6 Issue 6

Multidisciplinary Management of Odontoma in Mixed Dentition- A Case Report

Tanu Rajain1*, Ritu Namdev2, Kesang tsomu3 and Shefali Negi4

1MDS PGI Rohtak, India
2Snr PROH and Head PGI Rohtak, India
3MDS PGI Rohtak, India
4Final Year MDS PGI Rohtak, India

*Corresponding Author: Tanu rajain, MDS PGI Rohtak, India.

Received: April 06, 2022; Published: May 05, 2022


Most of the dental anomalies are accidently discovered either during radiography or due to presentation of any signs or symp- toms. Odontoma are symptomatic and described as the commonest type of odontogenic tumors. The case presented is of an 8-year- old girl presented with missing permanent maxillary right and left maxillary central incisor and a swelling wrt permanent maxillary right central incisor which was provisionally diagnosed as odontoma radiographically and later confirmed histopathologically. The odontoma was causing the impaction of tooth 21. The treatment included surgical removal of odontoma then tooth 21 was orthodon- tically corrected followed by prosthetic rehabilitation of tooth 11.

Keywords: Odontomas; Unerupted Tooth; Odontogenic Tumor


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Citation: Tanu Rajain., et al. “Multidisciplinary Management of Odontoma in Mixed Dentition- A Case Report". Acta Scientific Dental Sciences 6.6 (2022): 25-27.


Copyright: © 2022 Tanu Rajain., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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