Indian Journal of Dental Research

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2012  |  Volume : 23  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 104--106

Single-rooted primary first molars


Ganesh Jeevanandan1, EMG Subramanian2, MS Muthu3 
1 Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Meenakshi Ammal Dental College, Chennai, India
2 Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Ultra's Best Dental Science College, Madurai, India
3 Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Saveetha Dental College and Hospital, Chennai, India

Correspondence Address:
M S Muthu
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Saveetha Dental College and Hospital, Chennai
India

Knowledge regarding the morphological variations in roots and root canals aids in successful dental treatment. However, literature regarding dysmorphology of roots in primary dentition is sparse. The purpose of this article is to present a case of bilateral primary mandibular first molars with an unusual morphology of single root. Review of literature regarding variations in root number in primary dentition has been discussed in this article. The etiology for occurrence of such variations has also been briefly reviewed.


How to cite this article:
Jeevanandan G, Subramanian E, Muthu M S. Single-rooted primary first molars.Indian J Dent Res 2012;23:104-106


How to cite this URL:
Jeevanandan G, Subramanian E, Muthu M S. Single-rooted primary first molars. Indian J Dent Res [serial online] 2012 [cited 2022 Jul 3 ];23:104-106
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