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the origin and development of the teeth. adj., adj odontogenet´ic.
odontogenesis imperfec´ta dentinogenesis imperfecta.
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(1) Regional odontodysplasia, see there.
(2) Dentinogenesis imperfecta, see there.
the origin and development of the teeth.