pedodontics

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pedodontics:

see dentistrydentistry,
treatment and care of the teeth and associated oral structures. Dentistry is mainly concerned with tooth decay, disease of the supporting structures, such as the gums, and faulty positioning of the teeth.
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pedodontics

[¦pēd·ō¦dän·tiks]
(medicine)
The branch of dentistry concerned with the care of children's teeth.
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Department of Pedodontia, Sharad Pawar Dental College and Hospital, Sawangi (M) Wardha, DMMIS University, Maharashtra, India
A family of two children aged 6 years & 4 Years were brought to Dept of Pedodontia, Kamineni Institute of Dental Sciences, Narketpally with the chief complaint of pain in teeth.