dens in dente

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Summary: Anomaly of the tooth, found chiefly in upper lateral incisors. It is characterized by invagination of the enamel at the incisal edge.

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  1. ncbi Non-surgical root canal treatment of dens invaginatus type 2 in a maxillary lateral incisor
    T Tsurumachi
    Department of Endodontics, Nihon University School of Dentistry, Tokyo, Japan
    Int Endod J 35:68-72. 2002
  2. ncbi Endodontic treatment of an invaginated maxillary lateral incisor with a periradicular lesion and a healthy pulp
    T Tsurumachi
    Division of Advanced Dental Treatment, Department of Endodontics, Nihon University School of Dentistry, Tokyo, Japan
    Int Endod J 37:717-23. 2004
  3. ncbi A review of dens invaginatus (dens in dente) in permanent and primary teeth: report of a case in a microdontic maxillary lateral incisor
    Muralidhar Mupparapu
    Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, Department of Diagnostic Sciences, New Jersey Dental School, Newark 07101 1709, USA
    Quintessence Int 37:125-9. 2006
  4. ncbi Endodontic treatment of dens in dente associated with a chronic periapical lesion using an apical plug of mineral trioxide aggregate
    Marina Vaz de Lima
    Department of Operative Dentsitry, Endodontics and Dental Materials, University of Sao Paulo, School of Dentistry of Bauru, Bauru, Brazil
    Quintessence Int 38:e124-8. 2007
  5. ncbi Assessment of the prevalence and characteristics of dens invaginatus in a sample of Turkish Anatolian population
    Fatih Cakici
    Department of Endodontic, Faculty of Dentistry, Ataturk University, Erzurum 25240, Turkey
    Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 15:e855-8. 2010
  6. ncbi The prevalence of anterior teeth with dens invaginatus in the western Mediterranean region of Turkey
    Z Kirzioglu
    Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Paedodontics, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Int Endod J 42:727-34. 2009
  7. ncbi Dens invaginatus: a retrospective study of prophylactic invagination treatment
    K Ridell
    Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Odontology, , , , Sweden
    Int J Paediatr Dent 11:92-7. 2001
  8. ncbi Dens invaginatus. Part 1: classification, prevalence and aetiology
    A Alani
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Morriston Hospital, Swansea, UK
    Int Endod J 41:1123-36. 2008
  9. ncbi Prevalence of dens invaginatus in Jordanian adults
    A A Hamasha
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, College of Dentistry, University of Iowa, IA City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Int Endod J 37:307-10. 2004
  10. ncbi Conventional treatment of dens invaginatus in maxillary lateral incisor with sinus tract: one year follow-up
    Heike Steffen
    Department of Operative Dentistry, Periodontology and Pediatric Dentistry, Ernst Moritz Arndt University School of Dentistry, Greifswald, Germany
    J Endod 31:130-3. 2005

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  1. ncbi Non-surgical root canal treatment of dens invaginatus type 2 in a maxillary lateral incisor
    T Tsurumachi
    Department of Endodontics, Nihon University School of Dentistry, Tokyo, Japan
    Int Endod J 35:68-72. 2002
    ..To describe the clinical management of an unusual dens invaginatus type 2...
  2. ncbi Endodontic treatment of an invaginated maxillary lateral incisor with a periradicular lesion and a healthy pulp
    T Tsurumachi
    Division of Advanced Dental Treatment, Department of Endodontics, Nihon University School of Dentistry, Tokyo, Japan
    Int Endod J 37:717-23. 2004
    ..To report the healing of a periradicular lesion following nonsurgical root canal treatment of a dental invagination...
  3. ncbi A review of dens invaginatus (dens in dente) in permanent and primary teeth: report of a case in a microdontic maxillary lateral incisor
    Muralidhar Mupparapu
    Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, Department of Diagnostic Sciences, New Jersey Dental School, Newark 07101 1709, USA
    Quintessence Int 37:125-9. 2006
    ..The etiology, pathophysiology, association with other dental anomalies, as well as management aspects of this common anomaly, are discussed...
  4. ncbi Endodontic treatment of dens in dente associated with a chronic periapical lesion using an apical plug of mineral trioxide aggregate
    Marina Vaz de Lima
    Department of Operative Dentsitry, Endodontics and Dental Materials, University of Sao Paulo, School of Dentistry of Bauru, Bauru, Brazil
    Quintessence Int 38:e124-8. 2007
    b>Dens in dente is a developmental anomaly that predisposes the tooth to develop caries and pulp periapical pathologies. A chronic lesion can develop without any clinical symptoms of the pathology...
  5. ncbi Assessment of the prevalence and characteristics of dens invaginatus in a sample of Turkish Anatolian population
    Fatih Cakici
    Department of Endodontic, Faculty of Dentistry, Ataturk University, Erzurum 25240, Turkey
    Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 15:e855-8. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the prevalence and characteristics of dens invaginatus in anterior teeth and to classify the type of dens invaginatus in a sample of Turkish Anatolian population...
  6. ncbi The prevalence of anterior teeth with dens invaginatus in the western Mediterranean region of Turkey
    Z Kirzioglu
    Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Paedodontics, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Int Endod J 42:727-34. 2009
    ..To assess the prevalence and type of dens invaginatus in anterior teeth of a selected population and to report associated dental complications...
  7. ncbi Dens invaginatus: a retrospective study of prophylactic invagination treatment
    K Ridell
    Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Odontology, , , , Sweden
    Int J Paediatr Dent 11:92-7. 2001
    ....
  8. ncbi Dens invaginatus. Part 1: classification, prevalence and aetiology
    A Alani
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Morriston Hospital, Swansea, UK
    Int Endod J 41:1123-36. 2008
    ..To review and discuss the aetiology, prevalence and classification of this dental anomaly together with the morphology of an invagination and the most appropriate nomenclature...
  9. ncbi Prevalence of dens invaginatus in Jordanian adults
    A A Hamasha
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, College of Dentistry, University of Iowa, IA City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Int Endod J 37:307-10. 2004
    ..To assess the prevalence of dens invaginatus in a sample of Jordanian dental patients...
  10. ncbi Conventional treatment of dens invaginatus in maxillary lateral incisor with sinus tract: one year follow-up
    Heike Steffen
    Department of Operative Dentistry, Periodontology and Pediatric Dentistry, Ernst Moritz Arndt University School of Dentistry, Greifswald, Germany
    J Endod 31:130-3. 2005
    ..This case was treated by conventional root canal treatment. At follow up examination after one year the tooth was asymptomatic and radiographically showed repair of the lesion...
  11. ncbi The treatment options of dens invaginatus complications in children: report of 3 cases
    Hrvoje Brkic
    Department of Dental Anthropology, School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb, Croatia
    J Dent Child (Chic) 70:77-81. 2003
    ..The authors described 3 cases of dens invaginatus accompanied by different periapical complications in children, as well as the therapy methods they used...
  12. ncbi Nonsurgical management of a dilacerated maxillary lateral incisor with type III dens invaginatus: a case report
    Tom G Gound
    Postgraduate Endodontics, University of Nebraska College of Dentistry, 40th and Holdrege Streets, Lincoln, NE 68583, USA
    J Endod 30:448-51. 2004
    ..Thirteen weeks later, the probing was normal and the canal was obturated with gutta-percha and restored. Two- and 6-yr recalls showed complete healing of the bony defects and continued normal responses to vitality testing...
  13. ncbi Dens invaginatus type III: report of a case and 10-year radiographic follow-up
    A Goncalves
    Department of Oral Diagnosis and Dentomaxillofacial Surgery, Division of Dentomaxillofacial Radiology, Araraquara Dental School UNESP, Brazil
    Int Endod J 35:873-9. 2002
    ..The purpose of this article is to report the 10-year follow-up of a right mandibular central incisor with 'dens invaginatus' that was root filled...
  14. ncbi Clinical management of a maxillary lateral incisor with vital pulp and type 3 dens invaginatus: a case report
    Sashi Nallapati
    J Endod 30:726-31. 2004
    ..The signs and symptoms ceased after the treatment, and 4-month recall showed complete bone healing with pulp vitality maintained...
  15. ncbi Microscopic removal of dens invaginatus
    William J Girsch
    Department of Endodontology, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, USA
    J Endod 28:336-9. 2002
    ..The article demonstrates that the anomalous structure of dens invaginatus is a separate entity from the rest of the tooth. This implies that in many instances it may be entirely removed to facilitate conventional endodontic therapy...
  16. ncbi A catalogue of anomalies and traits of the primary dentition of southern Chinese
    N M King
    Paediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, 2 F, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 32:139-46. 2008
    ..result in anomalies such as macrodontia, microdontia, hyperdontia, hypodontia, double tooth, taurodontism and dens in dente. While traits that may occur more commonly in certain ethnic groups may be considered to be specific to that ..
  17. ncbi Combined therapy in the treatment of dens invaginatus: case report
    Pedro Ortiz
    Department of Endodontics, Universidad Technologica de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico
    J Endod 30:672-4. 2004
    ..We present a case report of a maxillary lateral incisor having the anomaly in which both nonsurgical and surgical treatment was performed...
  18. ncbi Rare associations of dens invaginatus and mesiodens
    Eduardo Kazuo Sannomiya
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, Orthodontics Post Graduate Program, São Paulo Metodista Dental School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 104:e41-4. 2007
    ..Synonyms of this disturbance include dens in dente, invaginated odontome, tooth inclusion, and dentoid in dente...
  19. ncbi An unusual combination of idiopathic generalized short-root anomaly associated with microdontia, taurodontia, multiple dens invaginatus, obliterated pulp chambers and infected cyst: a case report
    Rajiv S Desai
    Department of Oral Pathology, P M N M Dental College and Hospital, Bagalkot, India
    J Oral Pathol Med 35:407-9. 2006
    ....
  20. ncbi A rare case of multiple talon cusps in three siblings
    Alireza Sarraf-Shirazi
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Mashhad, University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
    Braz Dent J 21:463-6. 2010
    Talon cusp is an uncommon anomaly, whose etiology may be disturbances in the morphodifferentiation stage. Dens in dente is also a rare anomaly that is challenging in clinic as it may cause pulp necrosis or periapical lesions due to the ..
  21. ncbi Dens invaginatus and talon cusp co-occurring in a mandibular central incisor: a case report
    Esin Siraci
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Dent Child (Chic) 75:177-80. 2008
    ..Since the invagination did not communicate with the oral cavity, no treatment was indicated. The talon cusp was slightly grinded and smoothened to eliminate tongue irritation...
  22. ncbi Impaction of permanent mandibular second molars in ethnic Chinese schoolchildren
    Shiu Yin Cho
    Dental Service, Department of Health, Hong Kong
    J Can Dent Assoc 74:521. 2008
    ..To investigate the prevalence of impaction of permanent mandibular second molars and associated dental and radiographic characteristics of Chinese children in Hong Kong...
  23. doi Incisor transposition
    A A Sholapurkar
    Br Dent J 204:598. 2008
  24. ncbi Anatomical redesign for the treatment of dens invaginatus type III with open apexes: a literature review and case presentation
    Adrian Silberman
    Division of Surgical, Therapeutic and Bioengineering Sciences, University of Southern California School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 137:180-5. 2006
    ..The complexity of the internal anatomy may create challenges for the complete removal of the diseased pulpal tissue and the subsequent sealing of the canal system...
  25. ncbi Nonsurgical endodontic treatment of dens invaginatus in a mandibular premolar with large periradicular lesion: a case report
    Kursat Er
    Department of Endodontics, School of Dentistry, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    J Endod 33:322-4. 2007
    ..At follow-up examination after 1 year, the tooth was asymptomatic and radiographically showed repair of the lesion. Healing was achieved without any need for further endodontic surgical intervention...
  26. ncbi Nonrecognition and subsequent endodontic treatment of dens invaginatus
    E J Hovland
    J Endod 3:360-2. 1977
  27. ncbi Multiple and relapsing supernumerary teeth associated to dens invaginatus. Review of the literature and case report
    G Panetta
    School of Pediatric Dentistry, Department of Dentistry and Stomatology, University of L Aquila, località Coppito, 00162 L Aquila, Italy
    Minerva Stomatol 54:321-32. 2005
    ..The authors point out that while the clinical approach can be the same for different situations it is not possible to have the same approach for the surgical therapy which may be different from case to case...
  28. ncbi Oral characteristics of a patient with Ekman-Westborg-Julin trait: a case history
    Tomoko Komatsu
    Department of Clinical Care Medicine, Division of Dentistry for Special Patients, Kanagawa Dental College, Kanagawa, Japan
    Spec Care Dentist 32:70-4. 2012
    ..We suggest that the distinctive oral features with macrodontia of the permanent teeth, multituberculism, evagination, single conical roots, and impaction of the tooth could be defined as the Ekman-Westborg-Julin trait...
  29. pmc Analysis of fused maxillary incisor dentition in p53-deficient exencephalic mice
    M H Kaufman
    Department of Anatomy, University Medical School, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
    J Anat 191:57-64. 1997
    ..varieties were observed: an example of 'simple' fusion, 3 examples of simple fusion each of which contained a 'dens in dente' ('tooth within a tooth'), and a single example in which the fused teeth were associated with a median ..
  30. pmc Dens invaginatus (Type III B)
    Shreenivas Kallianpur
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Peoples College of Dental Sciences and Research Centre, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India
    J Oral Maxillofac Pathol 16:262-5. 2012
    Dens invaginatus or 'dens in dente' is a developmental malformation of the tooth resulting from infolding of the dental papilla before calcification...
  31. ncbi The diagnosis and conservative treatment of a complex type 3 dens invaginatus using cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) and 3D plastic models
    A Kfir
    Department of Endodontology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int Endod J 46:275-88. 2013
    ..To investigate the use of 3D plastic models, printed from cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) data, for accurate diagnosis and conservative treatment of a complex case of dens invaginatus...
  32. ncbi Dens invaginatus: a case report
    Shantanu Choudhari
    Department of Pedodontics, Rural Dental College, Loni, India
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 34:e53-6. 2013
    Dens invaginatus, also known as dens in dente, is a rare anomaly affecting human dentition. The condition results in invagination of an amelodental structure within the pulp...
  33. ncbi Dens invaginatus in a primary molar: report of case
    Ece Koparal Eden
    Department of Pedodontics, Ege University, School of Dentistry, 35100 Bornova Izmir Turkey
    ASDC J Dent Child 69:49-53, 12. 2002
    ..Dentinal tissues were also irregular and had fewer and thinner tubules. This case of dens invaginatus in primary molar is an unusual case of the malformation being the only one in the literature...
  34. ncbi Rapid endodontic management of type II dens invaginatus using an MTA plug: a case report
    Sara Fayazi
    UCLA School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, USA
    Spec Care Dentist 33:96-100. 2013
    ..At 6 months follow-up the patient was asymptomatic, the lesion had almost entirely resolved, and, the root was already completely surrounded by bone...
  35. ncbi A report of an impacted primary maxillary central incisor tooth
    Robert P Anthonappa
    Paediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Dent Traumatol 29:420-2. 2013
    ..which resembled the crown of the primary teeth, thus giving the appearance of a tooth within a tooth or 'dens in dente'. Subsequently, enameloplasty and composite resin build-up was performed on tooth 11 for aesthetic reasons...
  36. ncbi Maxillary lateral incisor with two root canals: fusion, gemination or dens invaginatus?
    A J Pereira
    Disciplina de Clínica Integrada, Instituto de Odontologia, Universidade Gama Filho, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Braz Dent J 11:141-6. 2000
    ..The diagnosis of fusion, gemination or dens invaginatus could not be made, due to conflicting findings, and to previous root canal treatment that erased the original configuration of the pulp chamber...
  37. ncbi Pulp revascularization of immature dens invaginatus with periapical periodontitis
    Jie Yang
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School and Hospital of Stomatology, Peking University, Beijing, China
    J Endod 39:288-92. 2013
    ..Presented here is a variant approach for the treatment of immature dens invaginatus type II with periapical periodontitis, which combines filling of the invagination and pulp revascularization...
  38. pmc Radicular dens invaginatus: report of a rare case
    V T Beena
    Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology, Government Dental College, Trivandrum, Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram 695011, India
    Case Rep Dent 2012:871937. 2012
    ..The objective of this case presentation is to report a rare case of radicular dens in dente, which is a rare dental anomaly.
  39. ncbi A premaxilla with a supernumerary tooth indicating a developmental region with a variety of dental abnormalities: a report of nine cases
    Lene Hansen
    Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Odontol Scand 62:30-6. 2004
    ..Therefore the treatment outcome can be different from the expected outcome...
  40. ncbi Maxillary cyst associated with an invaginated tooth: a case report and literature review
    Pablo A Galindo-Moreno
    Oral Surgery Department, School of Dentistry, Cartuja University Campus, University of Granada, Granada, Spain
    Quintessence Int 34:509-14. 2003
    Dental invagination or dens in dente is a rare malformation with a widely varied morphology...
  41. ncbi Endodontic treatment of a periradicular lesion on an invaginated type III mandibular lateral incisor
    B Carvalho-Sousa
    Department of Endodontics, University of Pernambuco, Pernambuco, Brazil
    Indian J Dent Res 20:243-5. 2009
    Dens invaginatus (DI), commonly known as dens in dente, is a developmental malformation of teeth that most commonly affects permanent maxillary incisor teeth...
  42. ncbi Endodontic treatment of dens invaginatus type III with three root canals and open apical foramen
    M Jung
    Policlinic for Operative and Preventive Dentistry, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    Int Endod J 37:205-13. 2004
    ..To describe the conservative endodontic treatment and the 1-year follow-up of a permanent maxillary lateral incisor with dens invaginatus...
  43. ncbi Dens invaginatus and treatment options based on a classification system: report of a type II invagination
    Ø Kristoffersen
    Department of Clinical Dentistry Endodontics, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Int Endod J 41:702-9. 2008
    ..To give an overview of treatment options for dens invaginatus based on a classification system...
  44. ncbi The management of mucosal fenestration: a report of two cases
    G Chen
    Divison of Endodontics, Department of Dentistry, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
    Int Endod J 42:156-64. 2009
    ..To report on the management of two patients with mucosal fenestration of root apices...
  45. ncbi Diagnosis and clinical significance of dens invaginatus to practicing dentist
    Muralidhar Mupparapu
    Department of Diagnostic Science Sciences, UMDNJ New Jersey Dental School, Newark
    N Y State Dent J 72:42-6. 2006
    Dens invaginatus, commonly known as dens in dente, is a developmental malformation of teeth that most commonly affects permanent maxillary lateral incisors. Deciduous teeth are infrequently affected...
  46. ncbi Prevalence and distribution of selected developmental dental anomalies in an Indian population
    Saurabh K Gupta
    Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Government Dental College, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
    J Oral Sci 53:231-8. 2011
    ..58%) was found to be the most common, followed by taurodontism (2.49%), dens evaginatus (2.40%) and talon cusp (0.97%). Dentinogenesis imperfecta (0.09%) was the rarest, followed by amelogenesis imperfecta (0.27%) and fusion (0.27%)...
  47. ncbi Bilateral dens invaginatus in the mandibular premolar region
    Emin Murat Canger
    Department of Oral Diagnosis and Radiology, Ondokuz Mayis University, Samsun, Turkey
    Indian J Dent Res 20:238-40. 2009
    Dens invaginatus (dens in dente, DI) is a rare developmental anomaly resulting from invagination of a portion of the crown rare. It is an important dental anomaly due to the possible pulpal involvement...
  48. ncbi Concomitant hypo-hyperdontia with dens invaginatus
    B S Manjunatha
    Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology, K M Shah Dental College and Hospital, Pipariya, Vadodara, Gujarat, India
    Indian J Dent Res 22:468-71. 2011
    ..Very few cases of this condition have been reported in the English literature. Here we report such a rare case noted in a 26 year-old male dental graduate with no other associated systemic condition or syndrome...
  49. ncbi A previously unreported association between Nance-Horan syndrome and spontaneous dental abscesses
    Sally Hibbert
    Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Westmead Centre for Oral Health, Westmead, NSW 2145 Australia
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 99:207-11. 2005
    ..This report details the patient's dental management and discusses the possible pathogenesis of the dental abscesses, together with the genetic implications of this syndrome...
  50. ncbi A variant of the Ekman-Westborg and Julin trait
    D Guvenc
    Dept of Periodontology, Faculty of Dentistry, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 41:42-5. 2012
    ..The patient was accepted as a new sporadic case of E-WJ. More case reports are needed to elucidate the causes and pathogenesis of this condition...
  51. ncbi Multi-lobed mesiodens with a palatal talon cusp: a rare case report
    Nayaka Basavanthappa Nagaveni
    Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, College of Dental Sciences, Davangere, Karnataka, India
    Braz Dent J 21:375-8. 2010
    ..The treatment plan consisted in the extraction of the supernumerary tooth followed by orthodontic treatment for diastema closure and tooth alignment...
  52. ncbi Endodontic treatment of dens invaginatus with a periradicular lesion: case report
    Alexandre Sigrist De Martin
    São Leopoldo Mandic Dental Research Centre, Campinas, SP, Brazil
    Aust Endod J 31:123-5. 2005
    ..The signs (sinus tract) and symptoms ceased after treatment. Complete healing of the periradicular lesion was observed at the one-year follow-up examination...
  53. ncbi Nonsurgical endodontic treatment of Type III dens invaginatus in maxillary canine: an 18-month follow-up
    Adem Kusgoz
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 107:e103-6. 2009
    ..Despite the complex anatomy of dens invaginatus, nonsurgical endodontic treatment was performed successfully and at follow-up examination after 18 month, healing was achieved without any need for further surgical intervention...
  54. ncbi Root canal treatment of an immature dens invaginatus with apical periodontitis: a case report
    Francisco Wanderley Garcia Paula-Silva
    Department of Pediatric Clinics, Preventive and Social Dentistry, School of Dentistry of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Dent Child (Chic) 78:66-70. 2011
    ..At the 12-month follow-up, complete radiographic periapical healing, characterized by bone formation in the area around the tooth apex, and no clinical or radiographic evidence of refractory apical periodontitis were detected...
  55. ncbi Endodontic clinical management of a dens invaginatus case by using a unique treatment approach: a case report
    Pushpak Narayana
    Department of Endodontics, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 110 Bergen St, Newark, NJ 07101, USA
    J Endod 38:1145-8. 2012
    ..A novel approach could include using the revascularization technique as the final treatment step in the management of a dens invaginatus case in which the root apex has not completed formation...
  56. pmc Conservative Management of Type III Dens in Dente Using Cone Beam Computed Tomography
    K Pradeep
    Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal, India
    J Clin Imaging Sci 2:51. 2012
    b>Dens in dente, also known as dens invaginatus, dilated composite odontoma, or deep foramen caecum, is a developmental malformation that usually affects maxillary incisor teeth, particularly lateral incisors...
  57. ncbi Management of dens invaginatus type III with large periradicular lesion
    Luciana de Souza Falcao
    School of Dentistry, Federal University of Amazonas Amazonas, Brazil
    J Contemp Dent Pract 13:119-24. 2012
    ..This study describes a clinical case of type III dens invaginatus with an extensive periradicular lesion treated successfully...
  58. ncbi Endodontic retreatment of dens invaginatus presenting with gutta-percha overfilling at the attached gingiva and chronic apical periodontitis: unusual clinical report
    Carlos Roberto Colombo Robazza
    Professor, Department of Clinics and Surgery, Alfenas Federal University, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    J Contemp Dent Pract 14:556-9. 2013
    ..Initial periapical radiograph showed the presence of type II dens invaginatus with poor quality obturation, root perforation and chronic apical periodontitis of tooth 22...
  59. ncbi An overview of the dens invaginatus with case examples
    Mina Vaidyanathan
    Bart s and The London NHS Trust Dental Institute, New Road, Whitechapel, E1 2AD
    Dent Update 35:655-6, 658-60, 662-3. 2008
    ..The following cases report on the different management approaches to dens invaginatus and illustrate the difficulties encountered in managing such cases...
  60. ncbi Nonsurgical treatment of periapical lesion associated with type III dens invaginatus using calcium hydroxide: a case report
    R Kalaskar
    Department of Pedodontics, Sharad Pawar Dental College, Wardha, Maharashtra, India
    J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 26:S72-5. 2008
    ..This eradicated the pathogenic microorganisms in the invagination and preserved the vitality of the tooth, allowing gutta-percha obturation in the invagination...
  61. ncbi Dens evaginatus and dens invaginatus in all maxillary incisors: report of a case
    Talla Harsha Vardhan
    Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, Sibar Institute of Dental Sciences, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India
    Quintessence Int 41:105-7. 2010
    ..Only two cases of concomitance of dens invaginatus and dens evaginatus have been reported. This article is a case report of dens evaginatus and dens invaginatus involving all four maxillary incisors in a 25-year-old patient...
  62. ncbi Prevalence of dental anomalies in various malocclusions
    Ozge Uslu
    Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Ankara University, Besevler, Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 135:328-35. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of dental anomalies in different orthodontic malocclusions...
  63. ncbi Dens invaginatus. Part 2: clinical, radiographic features and management options
    K Bishop
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Morriston Hospital, Swansea, UK
    Int Endod J 41:1137-54. 2008
    ..To describe the possible clinical and radiographic features of this developmental anomaly, review previous treatment recommendations and suggest management options based on the classification of the problem...
  64. ncbi Double dens invaginatus in an impacted molariform supernumerary tooth: a unique case
    R T Anegundi
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, SDM College of Dental Sciences and Hospital, Dharwad 580 009, Karnataka, India
    J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 26:S26-8. 2008
    ..This article focuses on a case of double dens invaginatus in an impacted maxillary anterior supernumerary tooth, the associated complications and its management...
  65. ncbi [Dens invaginatus. Review of the literature and diagnostic and therapeutic guidelines]
    Manuela Baumgart
    Klinik für Zahnerhaltung, Präventiv und Kinderzahnmedizin Universität Bern
    Schweiz Monatsschr Zahnmed 119:697-714. 2009
    ..of enamel and dentine into the dental structure during tooth formation, hence the former denomination "dens in dente". The dens invaginatus shows multiple morphological variations of crown and root formation...
  66. ncbi The use of cone beam computed tomography in the management of dens invaginatus affecting a strategic tooth in a patient affected by hypodontia: a case report
    C Durack
    Department of Conservative Dentistry, Dental Institute, Kings College London, London, UK
    Int Endod J 44:474-83. 2011
    ..To report on the use of cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) in the diagnosis and management of dens invaginatus...
  67. ncbi Facial cellulitis secondary to dens invaginatus: a case report
    Murielle Arsenault
    Dalhousie University, Department of Dentistry, IWK Health Centre, Halifax, NS B3K 6R8
    J Can Dent Assoc 76:a114. 2010
    ..We review the importance of recognizing dens invaginatus and present strategies for preventing loss of vitality in the affected tooth...
  68. ncbi A rare case of dens invaginatus in a mandibular canine
    Roy George
    Griffith University School of Dentistry and Oral Health, Southport, Queensland, Australia
    Aust Endod J 36:83-6. 2010
    Dens invaginatus (dens in dente) is a common dental anomaly with a reported prevalence of between 0.04% and 10%. It typically affects permanent maxillary lateral incisors, central incisors and premolars...
  69. ncbi Endodontic treatment of immature maxillary lateral incisor with two canals: type 3 dens invaginatus
    Alev Altuntaş
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Gazi, Ankara, Turkey
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 110:e90-3. 2010
    ..In spite of difficult diagnosis and treatment of type 3 dens invaginatus, nonsurgical treatment was performed successfully. Resolution of the periradicular lesion and apical closure was observed after 1-year follow-up...
  70. ncbi [Management of a dens in dente by apical surgery: a case report]
    Jun Li
    School and Hospital of Stomatology, Wenzhou Medical College, Wenzhou 325027, Zhejiang Province, China
    Shanghai Kou Qiang Yi Xue 19:558-60. 2010
    ..treatment, a 17-year-old female received apical surgery for her maxillary left lateral incisor, which was a dens in dente with a sinus and large periapical lesion...
  71. ncbi Endodontic treatment of a maxillary lateral incisor with vital pulp, periradicular lesion and type III dens invaginatus: a case report
    A Keles
    Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Inonu University, Malatya, Turkey
    Int Endod J 43:608-14. 2010
    ..To report the healing of a periradicular lesion and maintaining vitality of the pulp following endodontic treatment of the invaginated canal of a dental invagination...
  72. ncbi Management of dens invaginatus type I and open apex: report of three cases
    Márcia S Schmitz
    Endodontic Division, Department of Stomatology, Federal University of Santa Maria, Santa Maria, RS, Brazil
    J Endod 36:1079-85. 2010
    ..Dens invaginatus is a critical condition for endodontic treatment once it frequently presents a complex internal anatomy and might be associated with incomplete root and apical development...
  73. ncbi Endodontic treatment of dens invaginatus in a dog
    Curt R Coffman
    Arizona Veterinary Dental Specialists, Scottsdale, AZ 85048, USA
    J Vet Dent 26:220-5. 2009
    Dens invaginatus or dens in dente is a developmental dental malformation that has the radiographic appearance of a separate tooth inside the pulp chamber or canal of another tooth...
  74. ncbi The use of MTA in the modern management of teeth affected by dens invaginatus
    A Alani
    Restorative Dentistry Department, Morriston Hospital, Swansea, UK
    Int Dent J 59:343-8. 2009
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  75. ncbi Dilated odontome in the mandibular third molar region
    Ivana Cuković-Bagić
    Department of Paediatric and Preventive Dentistry, School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 109:e109-13. 2010
    The dilated odontome is the most severe form of the dens invaginatus (dens in dente), which is extremely rare in the mandible, especially in the molar region...
  76. ncbi Management of intrusive luxation of maxillary incisors with dens in dente: a case report
    Anand C Patil
    Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, KLE V K Institute of Dental Sciences, Nehru Nagar, JNMC Campus, Belgaum, Karnataka, India
    Dent Traumatol 26:438-42. 2010
    ..At this stage, the teeth were obturated and the fractures were restored with composite resin. A 1-year follow up revealed a satisfactory clinical and radiographic outcome...
  77. ncbi Dens invaginatus: a qualitative-quantitative analysis. Case report of an upper second molar
    Vito Crincoli
    Department of Odontostomatology and Surgery, University of Bari, Piazza G Cesare 23, Bari, Italy
    Ultrastruct Pathol 34:7-15. 2010
    ..I. and control tooth...
  78. ncbi Type III dens invaginatus in a mandibular incisor: a case report of a conventional endodontic treatment
    C C Monteiro-Jardel
    Master s Program in Endodontics, Estacio de Sa University, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 111:e29-32. 2011
    ..This case reinforces the precept that knowledge about the biologic aspects of endodontics combined with adherence to technical standards are able to resolve complex cases without the need of additional resources...
  79. ncbi Root canal treatment of an invaginated maxillary lateral incisor with a C-shaped canal
    C Bóveda
    Endodontics Department, Central University of Venezuela, Caracas
    Quintessence Int 30:707-11. 1999
    ..The unusual anatomic configuration of this particular tooth and the advantage of using image magnification to facilitate endodontic treatment are discussed...
  80. ncbi Dens evaginatus and dens invaginatus in a maxillary lateral incisor: report of a rare occurrence and review of literature
    M Mupparapu
    Department of Diagnostic Sciences, UMDNJ New Jersey Dental School, Newark, New Jersey 07101, USA
    Aust Dent J 49:201-3. 2004
    ..Since it is known that DE may be composed of normal enamel and dentine, as well as varying amounts of pulpal tissue, care should be exercised while performing any aesthetic procedures to remove or recontour it...
  81. ncbi Dens invaginatus of the mandibular first molars in a dog
    Keith E Stein
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine, Veterinary Medicine Teaching Hospital, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 61802, USA
    J Vet Dent 22:21-5. 2005
    ..Examination performed 13-months following the extraction procedures indicated uncomplicated healing at the extraction sites and no other visible evidence of endodontic disease...
  82. ncbi [Dens invaginatus--a challenge in endodontics]
    Roeland De Moor
    Université de Gand, Département de Médecine Dentaire and Clinique de Médecine Dentaire, Stomatologie et Chirurgie maxillo faciale Service de Dentisterie Opératoire et d Endodontie UZ Gent De Pintelaan 185 P8 B 9000, Gand
    Rev Belge Med Dent (1984) 60:49-57. 2005
    ..Typical characteristics associated with the coronal invagination are the complex anatomy and the early pulp necrosis. The etiology, epidemiology, classification and therapeutic considerations are reviewed...
  83. ncbi The apical barrier technique in a "dens in dente"
    Arnaldo Castellucci
    University of Florence Dental School
    Dent Today 24:78, 80, 82 passim; quiz 87. 2005
  84. ncbi Combined endodontic therapy and surgery in the treatment of dens invaginatus Type 3: case report
    Ulisses Xavier da Silva Neto
    Pontifical Catholic University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    J Can Dent Assoc 71:855-8. 2005
    ..A case of dens invaginatus Type 3 in a maxillary lateral incisor with a periapical lesion and its successful treatment by these combined methods is reported...
  85. ncbi Non-surgical root canal treatment of Dens invaginatus: reports of three cases
    Sevi Burcak Cengiz
    Baskent Universitesi, Dishekimligi Fakultesi, Ankara, Turkey
    Int Dent J 56:17-21. 2006
    ..Twelve months postoperatively all teeth were asymptomatic with resolution of the periapical radiolucency on two affected teeth, as confirmed radiographically. Healing was achieved without any need for further surgical intervention...
  86. ncbi Single-session treatment of a major complication of dens invaginatus: a case report
    Mauro Caldari
    Prosthodontic Department, School of Dental Science, University of Bologna, Italy
    Quintessence Int 37:337-43. 2006
    ..This article describes a case of single-session restoration of a fractured invaginated tooth by means of endodontic treatment followed by fragment reattachment...
  87. ncbi [Apical periodontitis of a 'sound' mandibular premolar]
    J A Baart
    Uit de afdeling Mondziekten en Kaakchirurgie van het VU medisch centrum Academisch Centrum Tandheelkunde Amsterdam ACTA
    Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd 113:239-40. 2006
    ..A patient suffered from oral pain during several days. An explanation of the dental cause of the complaints could not be found. Finally, the diagnosis appeared to be apical periodontitis due to dens evaginatus...
  88. ncbi Root resorption and apical breakdown during orthodontic treatment of a maxillary lateral incisor with dens invaginatus
    I Fristad
    Department of Odontology Endodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Bergen, Norway
    Endod Dent Traumatol 14:241-4. 1998
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  89. ncbi Dens in dente (dens invaginatus). Report of two unilateral and one bilateral case
    S Karthiga Kannan
    Departments of Oral Medicine and Radiology, Conservative Dentistry, Oral Pathology, Meenakshi Amma Dental College, Chennai, India
    Indian J Dent Res 14:125-9. 2003
    ..So if detected early the dens invaginatus should be prophylatically restored. Two unilateral and one bilateral case of dens invaginatus are reported here...
  90. ncbi Variations in number and morphology of permanent teeth in 7-year-old Swedish children
    B Backman
    Faculty of Medicine and Odontology, Department of Odontology, Pedodontics, Umea University, S 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    Int J Paediatr Dent 11:11-7. 2001
    ..To establish the prevalence of numerical and morphological variations of permanent teeth in Swedish 7-year-olds and to accept or reject the hypothesis of a higher prevalence for these conditions in northern Sweden compared to other areas...
  91. ncbi Endodontic, surgical and periodontal treatment of dens invaginatus. Case report
    M Castellarin
    Cattedra di Chirurgia Maxillo-Facciale, , Udine, Italy
    Minerva Stomatol 50:41-5. 2001
    ..Surgery in association with endodontic and periodontal procedures represents the treatment of choice to maximize long term prognosis in cases of dens invaginatus with chronic periapical and periodontal lesions...
  92. ncbi Characteristics of incisor-premolar hypodontia in families
    S Arte
    Department of Pedodontics and Orthodontics, University of Helsinki, Finland
    J Dent Res 80:1445-50. 2001
    ..We conclude that incisor-premolar hypodontia is a genetic condition with autosomal-dominant transmission and that it is associated with several other dental abnormalities...
  93. ncbi Exarticulation and reimplantation utilizing guided tissue regeneration: a case report
    Kevan Wong
    Hard Tissue Research Unit, University College, London, England
    Quintessence Int 33:101-9. 2002
    ..Exarticulation and reimplantation seems to be a useful clinical procedure, but controlled studies are required to confirm its efficacy...
  94. ncbi Association of parental consanguinity prevalent among those patients having dental anomalies. A retrospective study of 42 cases
    N Eswar
    Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, V M S Dental College, Salem, India
    Indian J Dent Res 14:33-8. 2003
  95. ncbi Multiple dental anomalies in the maxillary incisor region
    Simone Cristina Martins Lorena
    Department of Stomatology, Area of Pathology, Bauru School of Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Oral Sci 45:47-50. 2003
    ..The patient also exhibited Carabelli's cusp on both maxillary first molars. No developmental syndrome was identified. This very unusual combination of anomalies has not been reported previously...
  96. ncbi Endodontic treatment during childhood and adolescence. A survey of 19-year-olds living in the city of Malmö, Sweden
    Karin Ridell
    Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Odontology, Malmo University, SE 205 06 Malmo, Sweden
    Swed Dent J 27:83-9. 2003
    ..The great variation seen between the different PDS clinics most likely reflected variations in the socio-economic structure of the catchment areas of the clinics...
  97. ncbi Diagnosis and management of unusual dental abscesses in children
    W K Seow
    School of Dentistry, The University of Queensland, Brisbane
    Aust Dent J 48:156-68. 2003
    ..In the present paper, these relatively unknown entities which cause unusual abscesses in children are reviewed with the aim of updating the general practitioner in their diagnosis and management...
  98. ncbi Dens invaginatus type II: case report with 2-year radiographic follow-up
    Hille Rodekirchen
    Polyclinic for Operative and Preventive Dentistry, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 102:e121-5. 2006
    ..After two years the tooth showed no signs of pathosis...
  99. ncbi Unusual variant of type 3 dens invaginatus in a maxillary canine: a rare case report
    Iztok Stamfelj
    Department of Dental Diseases and Normal Dental Morphology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    J Endod 33:64-8. 2007
    ..Timely prophylactic treatment and follow-up or early endodontic treatment confined to the coronal channel are crucial to prevent pulp necrosis and consequent loss of the tooth...
  100. ncbi Calcium hydroxide barrier over the apical root-end of a type III dens invaginatus after endodontic and surgical treatment
    J Soares
    Department of Dentistry, Federal University of Jequitinhonha and Mucuri Wales, Diamantina, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Int Endod J 40:146-55. 2007
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  101. ncbi Endodontic treatment of a maxillary canine with type 3 dens invaginatus and large periradicular lesion: a case report
    Damian Lichota
    Department of Conservative Dentistry, Pomeranian Medical University, Szczecin, Poland
    J Endod 34:756-8. 2008
    ..Three weeks later the canal and the invagination were obturated with gutta-percha and restored. At 24-month recall satisfactory bone healing had occurred...