pegged tooth


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pegged tooth

a conical tooth the sides of which converge from the cervical to the incisal region.
A barrel-shaped incisor which, when accompanied by a central notch is a ‘classic’ finding in congenital syphilis. Peg teeth may also be seen in Williams—elfin-facies—syndrome, and in anhidrotic, hipohidrotic, and Robinson types of ectodermal dysplasia

peg·ged tooth

(pegd tūth)
A conic tooth with sides that converge from the cervical to the incisal region.

peg·ged tooth

(pegd tūth)
Conic tooth with a convergence from cervical to incisal regions.