MICRODONTIA AND HYPODONTIA IN A FAMILY - A CASE REPORT

  • Zahra Khalid Armed Forces Institute of Dentistry/National University of Medical Sciences (NUMS) Rawalpindi Pakistan
  • Azhar Ali Bangash Armed Forces Institute of Dentistry/National University of Medical Sciences (NUMS) Rawalpindi Pakistan
  • Ayesha Anwar Armed Forces Institute of Dentistry/National University of Medical Sciences (NUMS) Rawalpindi Pakistan
Keywords: Hypodontia, Microdontia, Oligodontia

Abstract

We have presented here a Dental anomalies, hypodontia/oligodontia and microdontia in a family which reported to us at Armed Forces Institute of Dentistry Rawalpindi. A father along with his two sons presented to us with complaints of small sized dentition and gaps between teeth. On examination it was found that all three of them had concomitantly occurring hypodontia and microdontia which had functional and esthetic implications. It was then planned to adopt multidisciplinary approach to treat the patients involving orthodontics, restorative dentistry and prosthodontics.

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Published
2018-12-31
How to Cite
Khalid, Z., Bangash, A., & Anwar, A. (2018). MICRODONTIA AND HYPODONTIA IN A FAMILY - A CASE REPORT. Pakistan Armed Forces Medical Journal, 68(6), 1780-82. Retrieved from https://pafmj.org/index.php/PAFMJ/article/view/2619