hypercementosis

(redirected from cementum hyperplasia)

hy·per·ce·men·to·sis

(hī'pĕr-sē'men-tō'sis),
Excessive deposition of secondary cementum on the root of a tooth, which may be caused by localized trauma or inflammation, excessive tooth eruption, or osteitis deformans, or may occur idiopathically.
[hyper- + L. caementum, a rough quarry stone, + -osis, condition]
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hy·per·ce·men·to·sis

(hī'pĕr-sē'mĕn-tō'sis)
Excessive deposition of secondary cementum on the root of a tooth, which may be caused by localized trauma or inflammation, excessive tooth eruption, or osteitis deformans, or may occur idiopathically.
[hyper- + L. caementum, a rough quarry stone, + -osis, condition]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

hy·per·ce·men·to·sis

(hī'pĕr-sē'mĕn-tō'sis)
Excessive deposition of secondary cementum on tooth root, which may be caused by localized trauma or inflammation, excessive tooth eruption, or osteitis deformans, or may occur idiopathically.
Synonym(s): cementum hyperplasia, excementosis.
[hyper- + L. caementum, a rough quarry stone, + -osis, condition]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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They concluded that Ca(OH)2 paste with iodoform showed necrosis at the perforation site and different levels of cementum hyperplasia.14