Journal of
Dentistry and Oral Hygiene

  • Abbreviation: J. Dent. Oral Hyg.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2472
  • DOI: 10.5897/JDOH
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 137

Table of Content: January 2011; 3(1)

January 2011

A novel presentation of a molariform supplemental tooth with dens evaginatus concrescent with a maxillary premolar

Concrescence can occur between two adjacent normal teeth or it can also happen between a normal and a supernumerary tooth. Dens evaginatus are uncommon and usually arise from the occlusal surfaces of mandibular premolars or the palatal surfaces of the maxillary incisors. Evaginatus odontomes have rarely been seen associated with supernumerary teeth. We describe a very rare combination of supplemental tooth with...

Author(s): Pramod Jain, Rajeev Kumar Garg, Pooja Narain and Anjali Kapoor

January 2011

Oral pyogenic granuloma with mandible involvement: An unusual presentation

Pyogenic granulomas are relatively common benign mucocutaneous lesions. These are typically solitary and vascular. They may be found in the oral cavity or extraorally. Extraorally common sites are the skin of face and neck, upper and lower extremities and mucous membrane of nose and eyelids. Lesions occurring in the oral cavity are most commonly found in the anterior segment over the gingiva followed by lips, tongue and...

Author(s): Mubeen K., Vijayalakshmi K. R. and Abhishek R. P.