amelogenesis imperfecta


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amelogenesis imperfecta

[‚am·ə·lō‚jen·ə·səs ‚im·pər′fek·tə]
(medicine)
An inherited dental disorder that causes defective formation of tooth enamel.
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Amelogenesis imperfecta (AI) is defined as a rare developmental hereditary abnormality caused by autosomal or X-linked dominant or recessive genes.
Hypocalcified Amelogenesis Imperfecta This is the most common type of amelogenesis imperfecta.
Meanwhile, the researchers continue to study people with amelogenesis imperfecta in families known to carry the tooth defect.
Novel ENAM mutation responsible for autosomal recessive amelogenesis imperfecta and localised enamel defects.
A controlled study of dental development in amelogenesis imperfecta.
Failure of eruption of a molar or an incisor Other changes in dental enamel such as amelogenesis imperfecta, hypoplasia, diffuse opacities, white spot lesions, tetracycline staining, erosion, flourosis, white cuspal and marginal ridges should be excluded.
Rehabilitation of a patient with amelogenesis imperfecta using all-ceramic crowns: a clinical report.