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Dentinogenesis imperfecta

Introduction: Dentinogenesis imperfecta

Description of Dentinogenesis imperfecta

Dentinogenesis imperfecta (medical condition): A rare genetic connective tissue disorder characterized by...more »

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Osteogenesis imperfecta, type 1B:
  »Introduction: Osteogenesis imperfecta, type 1B
  »Symptoms of Osteogenesis imperfecta, type 1B

Dentinogenesis imperfecta: An autosomal dominant disorder of tooth development characterized by opalescent dentin resulting in discoloration of the teeth, ranging from dusky blue to brownish. The dentin is poorly formed with an abnormally low mineral content; the pulp canal is obliterated, but the enamel is normal. The teeth usually wear down rapidly, leaving short, brown stumps. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Source: Diseases Database

Dentinogenesis imperfecta: An autosomal dominant disorder of tooth development characterized by opalescent dentin resulting in discoloration of the teeth, ranging from dusky blue to brownish. The dentin is poorly formed with an abnormally low mineral content; the pulp canal is obliterated, but the enamel is normal. The teeth usually wear down rapidly, leaving short, brown stumps. (Dorland, 27th ed).
Source: MeSH 2007

Dentinogenesis imperfecta: Related Topics

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Dentinogenesis imperfecta: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Dentinogenesis imperfecta is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Dentinogenesis imperfecta, or a subtype of Dentinogenesis imperfecta, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Ophanet

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when if affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Dentinogenesis imperfecta as a "rare disease".

Source - Orphanet

Dentinogenesis imperfecta as a Disease

Dentinogenesis imperfecta: Another name for Osteogenesis imperfecta, type 1B (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Osteogenesis imperfecta, type 1B
  »Symptoms of Osteogenesis imperfecta, type 1B

Dentinogenesis imperfecta: Related Diseases

Dentinogenesis imperfecta: Dentinogenesis imperfecta is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Dentinogenesis imperfecta (Osteogenesis imperfecta, type 1B)

Some of the symptoms of Dentinogenesis imperfecta incude:

Dentinogenesis imperfecta: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Dentinogenesis imperfecta:

Terms associated with Dentinogenesis imperfecta:

Terms Similar to Dentinogenesis imperfecta:

Source - NIH

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Dentinogenesis imperfecta

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Dentinogenesis imperfecta

The following list attempts to classify Dentinogenesis imperfecta into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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