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What is Anodontia?

What is Anodontia?

  • Anodontia: A congenital abnormality where some or all of the teeth are missing i.e. the follicles needed to grow the teeth are completely absent.
  • Anodontia: Congenital absence of the teeth; it may involve all (total anodontia) or only some of the teeth (partial anodontia, hypodontia), and both the deciduous and the permanent dentition, or only teeth of the permanent dentition. (Dorland, 27th ed)
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Anodontia: Introduction

Types of Anodontia:

Broader types of Anodontia:

What causes Anodontia?

Causes of Anodontia: see causes of Anodontia

What are the symptoms of Anodontia?

Symptoms of Anodontia: see symptoms of Anodontia

Can anyone else get Anodontia?

More information: see contagiousness of Anodontia
Inheritance: see inheritance of Anodontia

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Anodontia: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Anodontia.
Treatments for Anodontia: see treatments for Anodontia
Research for Anodontia: see research for Anodontia

Name and Aliases of Anodontia

Main name of condition: Anodontia

Other names or spellings for Anodontia:

Oligodontia, Partial congenital absence of teeth, Hypodontia Source - Diseases Database

Anodontia: Related Conditions

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