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Descriptor English: Odontodysplasia
Descriptor Spanish: Odontodisplasia
Descriptor Portuguese: Odontodisplasia
Descriptor French: Odontodysplasie
Entry term(s): Dysplasia, Odontogenic
Dysplasias, Odontogenic
Ghost Teeth
Ghost Tooth
Odontodysplasias
Odontogenesis Imperfecta
Odontogenic Dysplasia
Odontogenic Dysplasias
Teeth, Ghost
Tooth, Ghost
Tree number(s): C07.650.800.600
C07.793.700.600
C16.131.850.800.600
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018126
Scope note: A localized arrested tooth development which appears to involve most commonly the anterior teeth, usually on one side of the midline, most often the maxillary central and lateral incisors. Roentgenographically, the teeth have a ghostlike appearance. Calcification and bits of prismatic enamel may be found in the pulp and the enamel is thin and absent in part. (Jablonski, Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982)
Annotation: an abnorm of tooth develop; do not use /congen & do not coord with INFANT, NEWBORN, DISEASES
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 94; ODONTOGENESIS IMPERFECTA was heading 1965-93
Online Note: use ODONTODYSPLASIA to search ODONTOGENESIS IMPERFECTA 1966-93
History Note: 94; ODONTOGENESIS IMPERFECTA was heading 1965-93
DeCS ID: 31240
Unique ID: D018126
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1994/01/01
Date of Entry: 1993/06/03
Revision Date: 1999/11/03
Odontodysplasia - Preferred
Concept UI M0027332
Scope note A localized arrested tooth development which appears to involve most commonly the anterior teeth, usually on one side of the midline, most often the maxillary central and lateral incisors. Roentgenographically, the teeth have a ghostlike appearance. Calcification and bits of prismatic enamel may be found in the pulp and the enamel is thin and absent in part. (Jablonski, Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982)
Preferred term Odontodysplasia
Entry term(s) Dysplasia, Odontogenic
Dysplasias, Odontogenic
Ghost Teeth
Ghost Tooth
Odontodysplasias
Odontogenic Dysplasia
Odontogenic Dysplasias
Teeth, Ghost
Tooth, Ghost
Odontogenesis Imperfecta - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0027331
Preferred term Odontogenesis Imperfecta



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