odontodysplasia

(redirected from odontogenic dysplasia)

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.
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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 that 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.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

o·don·to·dys·pla·si·a

(ō-don'tō-dis-plā'zē-ă)
Developmental disturbance of one or 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 affected teeth; such teeth erupt into oral cavity late.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
Odontogenic dysplasia. Oral Surgery, Oral Med Oral Pathol.
The term, "regional odontodysplasia," is the most widely employed, yet other terms, such as odontogenesis imperfecta, odontogenic dysplasia, nonhereditary amelogenesis imperfecta, and ghost teeth are also found in the literature (REDMAN et al., 1979; ZEGARELLI et al., 1963).