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Ghost Teeth

Ghost Teeth: Introduction

Ghost Teeth: A rare condition involving abnormal tooth development which tends to affect the upper teeth more than the lower teeth and usually only teeth on one side of the mouth are affected. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Ghost Teeth is available below.

Symptoms of Ghost Teeth

  • Teeth appear "ghostlike" on radiographs
  • Small underdeveloped teeth
  • Pitted tooh surface
  • Abnormally shaped teeth
  • Grooves in teeth
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Treatments for Ghost Teeth

  • Treatment generally involves managing the symptoms as they develop. If a tooth needs to be removed than a prosthetic will be needed to ensure the jaw develops normally
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Causes of Ghost Teeth

  • The cause is unknown but experts believe it could be any of a number of factors such as viral infections, certain drugs taken during pregnancy or circulation problems in part of the body
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Prognosis for Ghost Teeth

Prognosis for Ghost Teeth: The prognosis is good as long as the symptoms are managed as they develop and become problematic. The aim is to retain the teeth for as long as possible.

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