hypocalcification


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hy·po·cal·ci·fi·ca·tion

(hī'pō-kal'si-fi-kā'shŭn),
Deficient calcification of bone or teeth.

hy·po·cal·ci·fi·ca·tion

(hī'pō-kal'si-fi-kā'shŭn)
Deficient calcification of bone or teeth.

hy·po·cal·ci·fi·ca·tion

(hī'pō-kal'si-fi-kā'shŭn)
Deficient calcification of bone or teeth.
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The enamel in hypocalcification appears normal but poorly mineralized while hypomaturation results in an abnormal mineralization in the final stages of tooth formation.
The teeth are affected by enamel dysplasia that has been reported to involve hypoplasia, hypocalcification and, less commonly, hypomaturation.
5) For example, nutrient imbalances during early childhood can interfere with enamel formation, causing hypoplasia or hypocalcification.
26,69 These findings indicated that hypocalcification is more severe in enamel than in dentin.
One study has associated enamel hypocalcification of permanent first molars with ankylosed primary molars [Rule et al.