dentigerous


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dentigerous

 [den-tij´er-us]
bearing teeth.

den·tig·er·ous

(den-tij'ĕr-ŭs),
Arising from or associated with teeth, as a dentigerous cyst.
[denti- + L. gero, to bear]

dentigerous

/den·tig·er·ous/ (den-tij´er-us) bearing or having teeth.

dentigerous

(dĕn-tĭj′ər-əs)
adj.
Having or furnished with teeth.

den·tig·er·ous

(den-tij'ĕr-ŭs)
Arising from or associated with teeth, as a dentigerous cyst.
[denti- + L. gero, to bear]

den·tig·er·ous

(den-tij'ĕr-ŭs)
Arising from or associated with teeth, as a dentigerous cyst.
[denti- + L. gero, to bear]

dentigerous

bearing teeth.

dentigerous cyst
see dental cyst.
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If this type of tumor is misdiagnosed on biopsy as an odontogenic dentigerous cyst, radicular cyst, or lateral periodontal cyst, surgical management as an ordinary cyst might be inappropriate.
Keywords: Dentigerous cysts, Odontogenic cysts, Odontogenic keratocysts, Radicular cysts.
Dentigerous cysts (DCs) are the most common lesions of all developmental odontogenic cysts of the jaws and account for approximately 24% of all the jaws cysts (1).
Kalaskar RR, Kalaskar AR (2011) Multidisciplinary management of impacted central incisors due to supernumerary teeth and an associated dentigerous cyst.
The histopathologic examination of the lesions confirmed the diagnostic hypothesis of a dentigerous cyst with inflammatory origin.
In addition to the teeth in the premaxillae, maxillae and mandibles, dentigerous areas are seen in the ectopterygoid and accessory ectopterygoid bones (Figure ID and IE) and in the pharynx (Figure IF).
A dentigerous cyst is related to the crown of an unerupted tooth.
The aetiology of ectopic unerupted mandibular third molars remains unclear but the majority present with associated dentigerous cyst formation (2).
diploproa collected during the same survey by the presence of supraocular and nuchal spines and the absence of prominent dentigerous knobs on the premaxillaries.
Thus differential diagnosis from other types of cysts such as dentigerous, residual and radicular cysts must be made.