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CASE REPORT
Year : 2014  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 30-34

Pericoronal radiolucency associated with an impacted premolar tooth


1 Department of Dentomaxillofacial Radiology, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
2 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
3 Department of Oral Pathology, Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey

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Ulkem Aydin
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DOI: 10.4103/2321-3841.133567

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The mandibular second premolar is highly variable developmentally. Agenesis, abnormal tooth germ position, distal inclination of the developing tooth, and impaction are among the reported developmental anomalies. Detection of pathologic lesions associated with an impacted tooth usually requires removal of the tooth and the lesion. The purpose of the present report was to describe the radiographic and histopathologic features of a case of pericoronal radiolucency associated with an impacted mandibular premolar tooth.


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