amelogenesis

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amelogenesis

(əˌmiːləʊˈdʒɛnɪsɪs)
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(Dentistry) the production of enamel by ameloblasts
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Noun1.amelogenesis - the developmental process of forming tooth enamelamelogenesis - the developmental process of forming tooth enamel
growing, growth, ontogenesis, ontogeny, maturation, development - (biology) the process of an individual organism growing organically; a purely biological unfolding of events involved in an organism changing gradually from a simple to a more complex level; "he proposed an indicator of osseous development in children"
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The patients included in our study were aged over 15 years, had no impacted permanent teeth, they were of either gender, emergency patients requiring early stabilization of fracture segments, contagious patients (MRSA positive patients, viral hepatitis), patients with compromised dentition (major tooth loss, amelogenesis imperfecta, dentinogenesis imperfecta), patients with simple, stable and nondisplaced fracture patterns.
Full-mouth adhesive rehabilitation in a case of amelogenesis imperfecta: a 5-year follow-up case report.
Developmental defects of the enamel are caused by various etiological factors, such as amelogenesis imperfecta, overexposure to fluoride along the mineralization of the enamel, different disorders, or trauma.
Amelogenesis imperfecta (AI) is a term for a clinically And genetically heterogeneous group of conditions that affect the dental enamel, occasionally in combination with other dental, oral, and extraoral tissues.
Amelogenesis imperfecta (AI) is a hereditary disorder that disrupts the formation of dental enamel in the primary and permanent dentition in the absence of systemic manifestations.
The frequency of other anomalies was as follows: molar-incisor hypomineralization 0.25%, turner hypoplasia 0.1%, fluorosis 0.1%, odontoma 0.1%, fusion 0.09%, gemination 0.06%, amelogenesis imperfecta 0.05%, dens invaginatus 0.03%, talon cusp 0.02%, taurodontism 0.02%, macrodontia 0.02%, dentinogenesis imperfecta 0.02%, dilaceration 0.02%, ectopic eruption 0.01% and microdontia 0.01%.
Among the topics are the slim concept for ideal peri-implant soft tissues, the biodigital alveolar model: an alternative for a predictable esthetic outcome with ultra-thin porcelain veneers, the concept of an angulated screw channel system, balancing surgical and prosthetic procedures to restore the severely resorbed esthetic zone, and CAD/CAM-guided patterns for full-mouth reconstruction using lithium disilicate pressed ceramics in a patient with amelogenesis imperfecta. ([umlaut] Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR)
5 The permanent first molars are equally affected and imitative of appearance of Amelogenesis imperfecta only in severe cases of MIH.