CASE REPORT
Year : 2015  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 229-231

Floral double mesiodentes: A rare case report


Department of Orthodontics, Government Dental College, Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh, India

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Dr. Gowri Sankar Singaraju
Department of Orthodontics, Government Dental College, Putlampalli, Kadapa - 516 001, Andhra Pradesh
India
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DOI: 10.4103/0976-9668.149197

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Mesiodens is the most commonly erupting supernumerary in the midline between two maxillary central incisors. Mesiodentes is a rare condition when mesiodens erupt in multiples, which may present as either labial or palatal to permanent central incisors. We report a rare case of double mesiodentes (non-syndromic mesiodentes) with floret like appearance. The presence of mesiodens has functional and esthetic implications. Careful radiographic evaluation should be done to prevent complications during their extraction.


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