odontogenesis imperfecta


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odontogenesis

 [o-don″to-jen´ĕ-sis]
the origin and development of the teeth. adj., adj odontogenet´ic.
odontogenesis imperfec´ta dentinogenesis imperfecta.

o·don·to·dys·pla·si·a

(ō-don'tō-dis-plā'zē-ă),
A developmental disturbance of one or of several adjacent teeth, of unknown etiology, characterized by deficient formation of enamel and dentin, which results in an abnormally large pulp chamber and imparts a ghostlike radiographic image to the teeth; such teeth exhibit delayed eruption into the oral cavity.

odontogenesis imperfecta

odontogenesis imperfecta

(1) Regional odontodysplasia, see there.   
(2) Dentinogenesis imperfecta, see there.

odontogenesis

the origin and development of the teeth.

odontogenesis imperfecta
dentinogenesis imperfecta.