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CASE REPORT

Deciduous Mandibular Second Molar with Supernumerary Roots and Root Canals Associated with Missing Mandibular Permanent Premolar

Vivek Rana, Shabina Shafi, Natasha Gambhir, Usha Rehani

Keywords : Supernumerary roots, Additional roots, Root canals, Deciduous teeth

Citation Information : Rana V, Shafi S, Gambhir N, Rehani U. Deciduous Mandibular Second Molar with Supernumerary Roots and Root Canals Associated with Missing Mandibular Permanent Premolar. Int J Clin Pediatr Dent 2011; 4 (2):167-169.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10005-1104

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 00-08-2011

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2011; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Morphological variations like additional roots and root canals in human deciduous dentition are rare. Knowledge of the morphology, variation of root and root canals of deciduous teeth are useful for successful endodontic treatment and exodontia. Presented here is a case report of the supernumerary roots and additional root canals of deciduous mandibular second molar (85) with congenitally bilateral missing of mandibular permanent second premolar (35 and 45) tooth bud.


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