Differential growth of the epithelial diaphragm is needed for the formation i of multiple roots in the primary and permanent dentitions. In most instances, the mandibular premolars posses a single root. It is a very unusual event to find a case of bilateral multi-rooted first and second mandibular premolars. This paper presents such a case.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of Dentistry for Children|
|State||Published - Dec 1 2002|
- Bilateral multi-rooted
- Epithelial diaphragm
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