deciduous tooth

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Summary: The teeth of the first dentition, which are shed and replaced by the permanent teeth.

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  1. Skeie M, Raadal M, Strand G, Espelid I. The relationship between caries in the primary dentition at 5 years of age and permanent dentition at 10 years of age - a longitudinal study. Int J Paediatr Dent. 2006;16:152-60 pubmed
    ..Further, to examine the possibility of predicting children in a caries-risk group at 5 years verified at 10 years of age...
  2. Tuzuner T, Kusgoz A, Nur B. Temporary management of permanent central incisors loss caused by trauma in primary dentition with natural crowns: a case report. Dent Traumatol. 2009;25:522-6 pubmed publisher
    ..This treatment option could be considered as an esthetic and functional temporary management of permanent central incisors loss until the definitive treatment will be completed in the future...
  3. Koora K, Sriram C, Muthu M, Chandrasekhar Rao R, Sivakumar N. Morphological characteristics of primary dentition in children of Chennai and Hyderabad. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent. 2010;28:60-7 pubmed publisher
  4. Psoter W, Pendrys D, Morse D, Zhang H, Mayne S. Caries patterns in the primary dentition: cluster analysis of a sample of 5169 Arizona children 5-59 months of age. Int J Oral Sci. 2009;1:189-95 pubmed publisher
    ..Cluster analysis was conducted on data from 5,169 United States (U.S.) Arizona children, age's 5-59-months with the goal of delineating patterns of caries in the primary dentition of pre-school children without a priori pattern definitions...
  5. Flückiger L, Waltimo T, Stich H, Lussi A. Comparison of chemomechanical caries removal using Carisolv or conventional hand excavation in deciduous teeth in vitro. J Dent. 2005;33:87-90 pubmed
    ..The purpose of the present study was to compare the efficacy of chemomechanical caries removal (Carisolv) to conventional hand excavation in deciduous teeth...
  6. King N, Tongkoom S, Itthagarun A, Wong H, Lee C. A catalogue of anomalies and traits of the primary dentition of southern Chinese. J Clin Pediatr Dent. 2008;32:139-46 pubmed
    ..The characteristics of these anomalies and traits are presented along with the prevalence figures for their occurrence in primary dentition of southern Chinese...
  7. Shilpa -, Thomas A, Joshi J. Idiopathic oligodontia in primary dentition: case report and review of literature. J Clin Pediatr Dent. 2007;32:65-7 pubmed
    ..This is a case report of a 2 year and 6 month old boy, who presented with fourteen missing primary teeth. Review of previous case reports is done and the management of these cases is discussed...
  8. de Mendonça Costa A, Bueno D, Martins M, Kerkis I, Kerkis A, Fanganiello R, et al. Reconstruction of large cranial defects in nonimmunosuppressed experimental design with human dental pulp stem cells. J Craniofac Surg. 2008;19:204-10 pubmed publisher
    ..Our findings suggest that hDPSC is an additional cell resource for correcting large cranial defects in rats and constitutes a promising model for reconstruction of human large cranial defects in craniofacial surgery...
  9. Folayan M, Owotade F, Adejuyigbe E, Sen S, Lawal B, Ndukwe K. The timing of eruption of the primary dentition in Nigerian children. Am J Phys Anthropol. 2007;134:443-8 pubmed

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  1. Kerkis I, Kerkis A, Dozortsev D, Stukart Parsons G, Gomes Massironi S, Pereira L, et al. Isolation and characterization of a population of immature dental pulp stem cells expressing OCT-4 and other embryonic stem cell markers. Cells Tissues Organs. 2006;184:105-16 pubmed
    ..The relative ease of recovery and the expression profiles of various markers justify further exploration of IDPSC for clinical therapy...
  2. Chaves A, Rosenblatt A, Oliveira O. Enamel defects and its relation to life course events in primary dentition of Brazilian children: a longitudinal study. Community Dent Health. 2007;24:31-6 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the cumulative incidence of enamel defects (ED) and its correlation with life course events such as malnutrition and pre- and postnatal infections, in a cohort of children of low socioeconomic status...
  3. Eden E, Topaloglu Ak A, Frencken J, van t Hof M. Survival of self-etch adhesive Class II composite restorations using ART and conventional cavity preparations in primary molars. Am J Dent. 2006;19:359-63 pubmed
    ..To test the null-hypothesis that there was no difference in the survival percentages of Class II composite restorations in primary teeth produced through either ART or conventional approaches after 2 years...
  4. Delbem A, Cunha R, Afonso R, Bianco K, Idem A. Dentigerous cysts in primary dentition: report of 2 cases. Pediatr Dent. 2006;28:269-72 pubmed
    ..The treatments instituted were the extraction of the deciduous tooth involved followed by marsupialization in the first case and enucleation in the second one...
  5. Saravanan S, Madivanan I, Subashini B, Subhashini B, Felix J. Prevalence pattern of dental caries in the primary dentition among school children. Indian J Dent Res. 2005;16:140-6 pubmed
    ..lower) revealed higher caries prevalence in Maxillary anterior teeth (P < 0.001) and Mandibular posterior teeth (P < 0.001). In both the sexes and arches, primary second molars showed higher caries prevalence...
  6. Froidevaux P, Geering J, Valley J. 90Sr in deciduous teeth from 1950 to 2002: the Swiss experience. Sci Total Environ. 2006;367:596-605 pubmed
    ..This paper emphasizes the necessity of a very high purity chemical separation of 90Sr or 90Y to determine 90Sr activity in milk teeth or other samples...
  7. Bergmann J, Leitao J, Kultje C, Bergmann D, Clode M. Removing dentine caries in deciduous teeth with Carisolv: a randomised, controlled, prospective study with six-month follow-up, comparing chemomechanical treatment with drilling. Oral Health Prev Dent. 2005;3:105-11 pubmed
    ..Time consumption is significantly higher when excavating with Carisolv (6.7 min.) than with drill (3.3 min.). The durability of fillings six months after treatment is equal in the two groups...
  8. Youravong N, Chongsuvivatwong V, Geater A, Dahlen G, Teanpaisan R. Lead associated caries development in children living in a lead contaminated area, Thailand. Sci Total Environ. 2006;361:88-96 pubmed
    ..28 (95%CI, 0.81-2.04; p value=0.35) and 2.39 (95%CI, 1.36-4.20; p value=0.004), respectively. The cariogenicity of lead is evident in deciduous teeth but not in permanent teeth for this age group...
  9. Marchi J, de Araujo F, Froner A, Straffon L, Nor J. Indirect pulp capping in the primary dentition: a 4 year follow-up study. J Clin Pediatr Dent. 2006;31:68-71 pubmed
    ..Evaluate clinical and radiographic changes in primary teeth submitted to indirect pulp capping (IPC) over a 48-month-period...
  10. Anderson A. Occlusal development in children of African American descent. Types of terminal plane relationships in the primary dentition. Angle Orthod. 2006;76:817-23 pubmed
    ..To compare the types and depths of the terminal plane relationships (mesial step, distal step, and flush) in the primary dentitions of African American (AA) and European (E) children...
  11. Hughes T, Bockmann M, Seow K, Gotjamanos T, Gully N, Richards L, et al. Strong genetic control of emergence of human primary incisors. J Dent Res. 2007;86:1160-5 pubmed
    ..Estimates of narrow-sense heritability ranged from 82 to 94% in males and 71 to 96% in females...
  12. Burke F, McHugh S, Shaw L, Hosey M, Macpherson L, Delargy S, et al. UK dentists' attitudes and behaviour towards Atraumatic Restorative Treatment for primary teeth. Br Dent J. 2005;199:365-9; discussion 353; quiz 372 pubmed
    ..Atraumatic Restorative Treatment (ART) was introduced a decade ago as a minimal intervention treatment for caries in unindustrialised countries, but UK general dental practitioners (GDPs) may also be using this technique...
  13. van den Dungen G, Huddleston Slater A, van Amerongen W. [ART or conventional restorations? A final evaluation of proximal restorations in deciduous molars]. Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd. 2004;111:345-9 pubmed
    ..6% (conventional) of the restorations were successful (no significant difference). There was a significant difference between the operators. If keeping the element until shedding is the only criterion, the success rate increased to 53...
  14. Ersin N, Candan U, Aykut A, Oncag O, Eronat C, Kose T. A clinical evaluation of resin-based composite and glass ionomer cement restorations placed in primary teeth using the ART approach: results at 24 months. J Am Dent Assoc. 2006;137:1529-36 pubmed
  15. Inada E, Saitoh I, Watanabe S, Aoki R, Miura H, Ohtsuka M, et al. PiggyBac transposon-mediated gene delivery efficiently generates stable transfectants derived from cultured primary human deciduous tooth dental pulp cells (HDDPCs) and HDDPC-derived iPS cells. Int J Oral Sci. 2015;7:144-54 pubmed publisher
    The ability of human deciduous tooth dental pulp cells (HDDPCs) to differentiate into odontoblasts that generate mineralized tissue holds immense potential for therapeutic use in the field of tooth regenerative medicine...
  16. Gelbrich B, Hirsch A, Dannhauer K, Gelbrich G. Agenesis of second premolars and delayed dental maturation. J Orofac Orthop. 2015;76:338-50 pubmed publisher
    ..Forensic age assessment based on tooth development should adjust for missing teeth to avoid underestimating the subject's age. ..
  17. Heima M, Milgrom P. Soda Consumption May Increase Risk of Dental Caries in Primary Teeth of Low-income African Americans. J Evid Based Dent Pract. 2015;15:200-1 pubmed publisher
  18. Waterhouse P. "New age" pulp therapy: personal thoughts on a hot debate. J Endod. 2008;34:S47-50 pubmed publisher
    ..It is suggested that such a move should be made not just because of concerns relating to the possible toxicity of formaldehyde but to reflect a more contemporary, biologic approach to pulp therapy in the primary dentition...
  19. Braga M, Morais C, Nakama R, Leamari V, Siqueira W, Mendes F. In vitro performance of methods of approximal caries detection in primary molars. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2009;108:e35-41 pubmed publisher
    ..Higher reliability values were achieved with VI. VI performs better, but both radiographic and LFpen methods also show good performance in detecting more advanced approximal caries lesions. ..
  20. Paknahad M, Vossoughi M, Ahmadi Zeydabadi F. A radio-odontometric analysis of sexual dimorphism in deciduous dentition. J Forensic Leg Med. 2016;44:54-57 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, these odontometric traits, in conjunction with other skeletal features, can be used as a supplementary sexing tool for gender prediction in forensic anthropology. ..
  21. Babaji P, Devanna R, Jagtap K, Chaurasia V, Jerry J, Choudhury B, et al. The cell biology and role of resorptive cells in diseases: A review. Ann Afr Med. 2017;16:39-45 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, they are responsible for daily control of calcium homeostasis. Clastic cells also resorb the primary teeth for shedding before the permanent teeth erupt into the oral cavity...
  22. Vadiakas G. Case definition, aetiology and risk assessment of early childhood caries (ECC): a revisited review. Eur Arch Paediatr Dent. 2008;9:114-25 pubmed
  23. Lele G, Subba Reddy V. Comparison of antibacterial efficacy of intracanal medicaments in multiple visit pulpectomies in primary molars-an in vivo study. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent. 2010;28:18-24 pubmed publisher
  24. Akazawa Y, Hasegawa T, Yoshimura Y, Chosa N, Asakawa T, Ueda K, et al. Recruitment of mesenchymal stem cells by stromal cell-derived factor 1α in pulp cells from deciduous teeth. Int J Mol Med. 2015;36:442-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Collectively, these data suggest that SDF1 produced by DP plays an important role in homeostasis, repair and regeneration via the recruitment of MSCs. ..
  25. Hellwig E, Altenburger M, Attin T, Lussi A, Buchalla W. Remineralization of initial carious lesions in deciduous enamel after application of dentifrices of different fluoride concentrations. Clin Oral Investig. 2010;14:265-9 pubmed publisher
    ..It is concluded that it is possible to remineralize initial carious lesions in deciduous enamel in a similar way as it has been described for enamel of permanent teeth. ..
  26. Roquebert D, Champsaur A, Gil del Real P, Prasad H, Rohrer M, Pintado M, et al. Amelogenesis imperfecta, rough hypoplastic type, dental follicular hamartomas and gingival hyperplasia: report of a case from Central America and review of the literature. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2008;106:92-8 pubmed publisher
  27. Gonçalves C, E Silva M, Costa L, de Toledo O. One-year follow-up of Atraumatic Restorative Treatment(ART) for dental caries in children undergoing oncohematological treatment: a pragmatic trial. BMC Oral Health. 2015;15:127 pubmed publisher
    ..Brazilian Clinical Trials Registry (REBEC) RBR-2c3c52. Registered 5 June 2014. http://www.ensaiosclinicos.gov.br/rg/RBR-2c3c52/. ..
  28. Bonardi J, da Costa F, Matheus R, Ito F, Pereira Stabile C. Rare presentation of adenomatoid odontogenic tumor in a pediatric patient: a case report. Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2016;20:215-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The lesion was treated with careful enucleation, preserving the permanent canine, which then had its eruption path released favoring its migration to an ideal position. ..
  29. dela Cruz G, Rozier R, Bawden J. Fluoride concentration in dentin of exfoliated primary teeth as a biomarker for cumulative fluoride exposure. Caries Res. 2008;42:419-28 pubmed publisher
    ..Results for molars suggest that primary tooth dentin concentration may prove to be a satisfactory biomarker for fluoride exposure. ..
  30. Nozari A, Ajami S, Rafiei A, Niazi E. Impact of Nano Hydroxyapatite, Nano Silver Fluoride and Sodium Fluoride Varnish on Primary Teeth Enamel Remineralization: An In Vitro Study. J Clin Diagn Res. 2017;11:ZC97-ZC100 pubmed publisher
    ..Each remineralizing agent has its own shortcomings. Therefore, looking for new agents to have benefits of previous ones with lesser side effects is worthwhile...
  31. Gulinelli J, Saito C, Garcia Júnior I, Panzarini S, Poi W, Sonoda C, et al. Occurrence of tooth injuries in patients treated in hospital environment in the region of Araçatuba, Brazil during a 6-year period. Dent Traumatol. 2008;24:640-4 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, in the surveyed population, cases of tooth injuries were more frequent in males aged 16-20 years old due to cyclist accidents with predominance of injuries to the periodontal tissues, in particular, avulsions. ..
  32. Rythén M, Sabel N, Dietz W, Robertson A, Norén J. Chemical aspects on dental hard tissues in primary teeth from preterm infants. Eur J Oral Sci. 2010;118:389-95 pubmed publisher
    ..The Ca/P ratio indicated normal hydroxyapatite in the crystals in enamel and dentin. The lower ratio of Ca/C in the bulk and outer part of the enamel indicated more porous enamel. ..
  33. Kang J, Bai R, Liu K, Ji X, Li Y, Han J. Identification of significantly different modules between permanent and deciduous teeth by network and pathway analyses. Genet Mol Res. 2016;15: pubmed publisher
    ..05). In conclusion, the results of this study may provide a greater understanding of the molecular pathogenesis and potential biomarkers of the progression from deciduous to permanent teeth. ..
  34. Coll J, Seale N, Vargas K, Marghalani A, Al Shamali S, Graham L. Primary Tooth Vital Pulp Therapy: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Pediatr Dent. 2017;39:16-123 pubmed
    ..DPC showed similar success rates to IPT and MTA or FC pulpotomy, but the quality of the evidence was lower. Systematic Review Registration Number: PROSPERO 2015: CRD42015006942. ..
  35. Musale P, Soni A. Clinical Pulpotomy Trial of Copaifera Langsdorffii Oil Resin Versus Formocresol and White Mineral Trioxide Aggregate in Primary Teeth. Pediatr Dent. 2016;38:5-12 pubmed
    ..10). Copaifera langsdorffii oil resin can be suggested as a pulpotomy agent for primary teeth up to one year. However, further clinical studies with long-term follow-ups are needed to test its efficacy as a pulpotomy medicament. ..
  36. Mansour Ockell N, Bagesund M. Reasons for extractions, and treatment preceding caries-related extractions in 3-8 year-old children. Eur Arch Paediatr Dent. 2010;11:122-30 pubmed
    ..A considerable number (40%) of the non-treated children had no missed appointments before the caries related extractions. The routines for dental care and caries treatment in the primary dentition need a revision. ..
  37. Xiaoxia L, Jiaozi F, Shi Y, Yuming Z, Lihong G. [Clinical applications of stem cells from human exfoliated deciduous teeth in stem cell therapy]. Hua Xi Kou Qiang Yi Xue Za Zhi. 2017;35:533-537 pubmed publisher
    ..This article demonstrates research progress in dentin-pulp regeneration, maxillofacial bone regeneration, and treatment of nervous system and immune system diseases with SHED for stem cell transplantation...
  38. Keles S, Yilmaz Y, Sezen O. Microtensile Bond Strength of Polyacid-modified Composite Resin to Irradiated Primary Molars. J Contemp Dent Pract. 2018;19:189-195 pubmed
    ..Radiotherapy may affect the success rate of compomer fillings in primary teeth, especially in deeper cavities with exposed dentin. ..
  39. Lam R, Abbott P, Lloyd C, Lloyd C, Kruger E, Tennant M. Dental trauma in an Australian rural centre. Dent Traumatol. 2008;24:663-70 pubmed publisher
    ..Only one-third of the patients presented for dental treatment within 24 h of the injury while the remainder delayed seeking treatment for varying times up to 1 year. ..
  40. Zheng Y, Liu Y, Zhang C, Zhang H, Li W, Shi S, et al. Stem cells from deciduous tooth repair mandibular defect in swine. J Dent Res. 2009;88:249-54 pubmed publisher
  41. Serra e Silva F, Sawazaki R, de Moraes M. Eruption of teeth associated with a dentigerous cyst by only marsupialization treatment: a case report. J Dent Child (Chic). 2007;74:228-30 pubmed
    ..After 30 months, the premolar had erupted and an orthodontic therapy was started to maintain space for the canine. ..
  42. Mello Moura A, Bonini G, Suga S, Navarro R, Wanderley M. Multidisciplinary approach on rehabilitation of primary teeth traumatism repercussion on the permanent successor: 6-year follow-up case report. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent. 2009;27:125-30 pubmed publisher
    Traumatic lesions in primary teeth are frequent in pediatric patients and can cause problems both to the deciduous tooth and permanent successor...
  43. Khoshhal M, Amiri I, Gholami L. Comparison of in vitro properties of periodontal ligament stem cells derived from permanent and deciduous teeth. J Dent Res Dent Clin Dent Prospects. 2017;11:140-148 pubmed publisher
    ..A minor difference was observed in the osteogenic properties of the two cell types, which might affect their future clinical applications...
  44. Sukarawan W, Peetiakarawach K, Pavasant P, Osathanon T. Effect of Jagged-1 and Dll-1 on osteogenic differentiation by stem cells from human exfoliated deciduous teeth. Arch Oral Biol. 2016;65:1-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The surface immobilization of Notch ligands, Jagged-1 and Dll-1, likely to enhance osteogenic differentiation of SHEDs. However, Jagged-1 had more ability in enhancing osteogenic differentiation than Dll-1 in our model. ..
  45. Braga M, Chiarotti A, Imparato J, Mendes F. Validity and reliability of methods for the detection of secondary caries around amalgam restorations in primary teeth. Braz Oral Res. 2010;24:102-7 pubmed
    ..861 and Az = 0.841, respectively). In conclusion, the visual inspection presented the best performance for detecting enamel and dentin secondary caries in primary teeth restored with amalgam. ..
  46. Moretti A, Sakai V, Oliveira T, Fornetti A, Santos C, Machado M, et al. The effectiveness of mineral trioxide aggregate, calcium hydroxide and formocresol for pulpotomies in primary teeth. Int Endod J. 2008;41:547-55 pubmed publisher
    ..To compare the effectiveness of mineral trioxide aggregate (MTA), calcium hydroxide (CH) and formocresol (FC) as pulp dressing agents in carious primary teeth...
  47. Dorri M, Martinez Zapata M, Walsh T, Marinho V, Sheiham Deceased A, Zaror C. Atraumatic restorative treatment versus conventional restorative treatment for managing dental caries. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2017;12:CD008072 pubmed publisher
    ..We identified four ongoing trials that could provide further insights into this area. ..
  48. Bille M, Kvetny M, Kjaer I. A possible association between early apical resorption of primary teeth and ectodermal characteristics of the permanent dentition. Eur J Orthod. 2008;30:346-51 pubmed publisher
    ..Additionally, idiopathic external apical resorption of the permanent teeth was seen in three children, two of whom had received orthodontic treatment. ..
  49. Barberia E, Suarez M, Villalon G, Maroto M, Garcia Godoy F. Standards for mesiodistal and buccolingual crown size and height of primary molars in a sample of Spanish children. Eur J Paediatr Dent. 2009;10:169-75 pubmed
    ..Relationship between the three measurements studied was variable but second molars showed less variability than first molars. The relationship between height and width was found significant in most of the molars. i. ..
  50. Lehl G. Foreign body in a deciduous incisor: a radiological revelation. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent. 2010;28:45-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The tooth was extracted as the permanent incisor was erupting below. Children often avoid informing their parents regarding such incidents due to fear of punishment...
  51. Lee S, Hu J, Lee K, Simmer J, Kim J. A dentin sialophosphoprotein mutation that partially disrupts a splice acceptor site causes type II dentin dysplasia. J Endod. 2008;34:1470-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Skipping exon 3 might interfere with signal peptide cleavage, causing endoplasmic reticulum stress, and also reduce DSPP secretion, leading to haploinsufficiency. ..
  52. Wadenya R, Smith J, MANTE F. Microleakage of nano-particle-filled resin-modified glass ionomer using atraumatic restorative technique in primary molars. N Y State Dent J. 2010;76:36-9 pubmed
    ..No significant difference (p > 0.05) in leakage was noted between the conventional and ART groups. The authors concluded that ART with RMGIC provides margins that show comparable leakage to conventionally restored primary teeth...
  53. Rosa F, Stankiewicz A, Faraco I. Impaction of mandibular molar by supernumerary tooth: case report. J Dent Child (Chic). 2008;75:181-4 pubmed
    ..This study emphasizes the importance of: early diagnosis, appropriate intervention, and recommended preservation. Thus, it is possible to prevent or reduce complications, simplifying the case outcome...
  54. Thiesen G, Fontes J, Zastrow M, May N. Incremental effects of facemask therapy associated with intermaxillary mechanics. Aust Orthod J. 2010;26:78-83 pubmed
    ..To determine the dentofacial changes in children with skeletal Class III malocclusions treated with maxillary expansion, external maxillary protraction and intermaxillary traction...
  55. do Espírito Santo Jácomo D, Campos V. Prevalence of sequelae in the permanent anterior teeth after trauma in their predecessors: a longitudinal study of 8 years. Dent Traumatol. 2009;25:300-4 pubmed publisher
  56. Moskovitz M, Yahav D, Tickotsky N, Holan G. Long-term follow up of root canal treated primary molars. Int J Paediatr Dent. 2010;20:207-13 pubmed publisher
    ..Root canal treatment (RCT) is commonly performed to preserve primary molars with an infected or necrotic pulp...
  57. Shalish M, Peck S, Wasserstein A, Peck L. Increased occurrence of dental anomalies associated with infraocclusion of deciduous molars. Angle Orthod. 2010;80:440-5 pubmed publisher
    ..To test the null hypothesis that there is no relationship between infraocclusion and the occurrence of other dental anomalies in subjects selected for clear-cut infraocclusion of one or more deciduous molars...
  58. Jesus M, Antunes L, Risso P, Freire M, Maia L. Epidemiologic survey of traumatic dental injuries in children seen at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Braz Oral Res. 2010;24:89-94 pubmed
    ..In conclusion, traumatisms in primary teeth were more prevalent in boys, and in 0-3-year-old children. Luxation was the most frequent traumatic lesion, and coronal discoloration and external resorption were the most prevalent sequelae...
  59. Ozoe Ishida R, Endo T, Shimooka S. Comparing bond strengths of brackets on primary teeth with 3 different primers. Pediatr Dent. 2010;32:118-22 pubmed
    ..The purposes of this study were to: (1) examine the shear bond strengths (SBSs) of orthodontic brackets bonded to primary teeth with conventional, self-etching, and moisture-insensitive primers; and (2) evaluate the mode of bracket failure...
  60. Avsar A, Topaloglu B. Traumatic tooth injuries to primary teeth of children aged 0-3 years. Dent Traumatol. 2009;25:323-7 pubmed publisher
    ..05). Treatment was sought for 37.4% of children within 1-7 days. It is suggested that parents should be informed about prevention of traumatic injuries and to contact a dentist immediately...
  61. Cerqueira D, Portela M, Pomarico L, de Araujo Soares R, de Souza I, Castro G. Oral Candida colonization and its relation with predisposing factors in HIV-infected children and their uninfected siblings in Brazil: the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy. J Oral Pathol Med. 2010;39:188-94 pubmed publisher
    ..in Brazilian HIV-infected children and their uninfected siblings in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)...
  62. Nandasena T, Jayawardena C, Tilakaratne W, Nanayakkara C. Distribution pattern of cholinesterase enzymes in human tooth germs. Arch Oral Biol. 2010;55:561-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Also, our results have provided strong evidence to speculate the action of AChE is on the cells of enamel organ during tooth development...
  63. Alves Dos Santos M, Luiz R, Maia L. Randomised trial of resin-based restorations in Class I and Class II beveled preparations in primary molars: 48-month results. J Dent. 2010;38:451-9 pubmed publisher
    ..This randomised clinical trial evaluated the survival rate of resin-based restorations in Class I and Class II beveled preparations in primary molars, over 48 months...
  64. Bedoya M, Park J. A review of the diagnosis and management of impacted maxillary canines. J Am Dent Assoc. 2009;140:1485-93 pubmed
  65. Bhatt A, Le Anh D. Craniofacial tissue regeneration: where are we?. J Calif Dent Assoc. 2009;37:799-803 pubmed
    ..The initial discovery of stem cells from a variety of tissues has infused tremendous research, and, in conjunction with bioengineering technologies, has potential to transform clinical dentistry...
  66. Schluter P, Kanagaratnam S, Durward C, Mahood R. Prevalence of enamel defects and dental caries among 9-year-old Auckland children. N Z Dent J. 2008;104:145-52 pubmed
    ..To report the prevalence and severity of enamel defects and dental caries in a probability-based sample of 9-year-old children in the Auckland region, both overall and by residence in fluoridated and non-fluoridated areas...
  67. Kemoli A, Van Amerongen W. Influence of the cavity-size on the survival rate of proximal ART restorations in primary molars. Int J Paediatr Dent. 2009;19:423-30 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate the influence of the size of proximal cavities on the survival rate of the atraumatic restorative treatment (ART) restorations...
  68. Breen G, Addante R, Black C. Early onset of hereditary gingival fibromatosis in a 28-month-old. Pediatr Dent. 2009;31:286-8 pubmed
    ..Treatment consisted of surgically uncovering 16 primary teeth. Future surgical intervention will likely be required...
  69. Williamson D, Narendran S, Gray W. Dental caries trends in primary teeth among third-grade children in Harris County, Texas. Pediatr Dent. 2008;30:129-33 pubmed
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess trends in dental caries in the primary dentition of third-grade children in suburban Harris County, Texas...
  70. Aldonyte R, Tunaitis V, Surovas A, Suriakaite K, Jarmalaviciute A, Magnusson K, et al. Effects of major human antiprotease alpha-1-antitrypsin on the motility and proliferation of stromal cells from human exfoliated deciduous teeth. Regen Med. 2010;5:633-43 pubmed publisher
    ..One of the major proteins present at the inflammatory sites is the multifunctional protein alpha-1-antitrypsin (AAT). In this study, potential therapeutic effects of this major human antiprotease on progenitor cells are assessed...
  71. Kotb R, Abdella A, El Kateb M, Ahmed A. Clinical evaluation of Papacarie in primary teeth. J Clin Pediatr Dent. 2009;34:117-23 pubmed
    ..Chemo-mechanical caries removal (CMCR) involves the chemical softening of carious dentin, followed by its removal with gentle excavation...
  72. Gopikrishna V, Pradeep G, Venkateshbabu N. Assessment of pulp vitality: a review. Int J Paediatr Dent. 2009;19:3-15 pubmed publisher
    ..A variety of pulp testing approaches exist, and there may be confusion as to their validity or appropriateness in different clinical situations...
  73. Manton D, Kan K. Survival of vital and non-vital deciduous molar teeth following pulpotomy. Aust Dent J. 2008;53:191; author reply 191-3 pubmed publisher
  74. Bolan M, Lima D, Figueiredo C, Di Giunta G, Rocha M. Immunohistochemical study of presence of T cells, B cells, and macrophages in periradicular lesions of primary teeth. J Clin Pediatr Dent. 2008;32:287-93 pubmed
    ..The interaction between inflammatory cells and bacteria elicit both specific and non-specific immune responses...
  75. Daou M, Tavernier B, Meyer J. Two-year clinical evaluation of three restorative materials in primary molars. J Clin Pediatr Dent. 2009;34:53-8 pubmed
    ..A variety of alternatives to amalgam are now available for use in Class I and Class II restorations in primary teeth, including glass ionomer cements, compomers and resin modified glass ionomer cements (RMGIC)...
  76. Aminabadi N, Farahani R, Gajan E. A clinical study of formocresol pulpotomy versus root canal therapy of vital primary incisors. J Clin Pediatr Dent. 2008;32:211-4 pubmed
    ..The aim of the present study is the clinical and radiographic evaluation of pulpotomy versus root canal therapy (RCT) of vital primary incisors...
  77. Fukuyama T, Oda S, Yamashita H, Sekiguchi H, Yakushiji M. Clinical survey on type of restoration in deciduous teeth. Bull Tokyo Dent Coll. 2008;49:41-50 pubmed
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