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pe·do·don·tics

(pē-dō-don'tiks),
The branch of dentistry concerned with the dental care and treatment of children.
[G. pais, child, + odous, tooth]

pedodontics

/pe·do·don·tics/ (pe-do-don´tiks) the branch of dentistry dealing with the teeth and mouth conditions of children.

pedodontics

(pē′də-dŏn′tĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The branch of dentistry that deals with the treatment of children.

pe′do·don′tist (-dŏn′tĭst) n.

pedodontics

pe·di·at·ric den·tis·try

(pē'dē-at'rik den'tis-trē)
The branch of dentistry concerned with the dental care and treatment of children.
Synonym(s): pedodontia, pedodontics, paediatric dentistry.

pe·di·at·ric den·tis·try

(pē'dē-at'rik den'tis-trē)
Branch of practice concerned with diagnosis, management, and treatment of dental and orofacial conditions in children.
Synonym(s): pedodontia, pedodontics, paediatric dentistry.

pedodontics (pē´dədon´tiks),

n the branch of dentistry that includes the following: training the child to accept dentistry; restoring and maintaining the primary, mixed, and permanent dentitions; applying preventive measures for dental caries and periodontal disease; and preventing, intercepting, and correcting various problems of occlusion.
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of Paedodontics and Preventive Dentistry (Sri Ganganagar, India) with a chief complaint of yellowish brown stains in his maxillary and mandibular teeth for the previous 3 to 4 months.
Department of Paedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, College of Dental Sciences, Davangere, Karnataka, India.
The present study was carried out in the Department of Paedodontics and Preventive Dentistry in association with Department of Microbiology, CSM Medical University, Lucknow, India.
I first encountered them in 1965 as a travelling extern in paedodontics in the backwoods of British Columbia (Canada).
3 years) who were referred to the Paedodontics Department of the Dentistry Faculty, Ataturk University, Turkey.