Volume 12, Issue 3 (Summer 2015 -- 2015)                   ASJ 2015, 12(3): 145-147 | Back to browse issues page

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1- Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Dental School, Oral & Dental Research Center, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran.
2- Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Dental School, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran.
Abstract:   (4226 Views)

Although the delayed exfoliation of primary teeth among children is a common dental problem, simultaneous presence of primary teeth and corresponding successors is a rare feature in adults. This paper reports an unusual case in which both permanent teeth (molars, premolars, and canines) and primary teeth were present simultaneously. This report describes questions concerning the etiology of overretention of primary teeth.

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Type of Study: Original |
Received: 2015/03/13 | Accepted: 2015/05/29 | Published: 2015/08/1