shell teeth

shell teeth

a type of dental dysplasia in which the teeth have large pulp chambers, insufficient coronal dentin, and, usually, no roots.
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Phenotypic Classification of Dentinogenesis Imperfecta Type Clinical Manifestations Involved Gene(s) I Osteogenesis imperfecta with opalescent teeth COL1A1, COL1A2 II Opalescent dentin DSPP III Shell teeth, affects Brandywine isolate DSPP Table 5.
Descriptions are subcategorized into useful criteria, including size, general shell features, shell teeth, external and internal shell color, and, in some cases, general appearance of soft tissues.