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Dental Enamel Hypoplasia

An acquired or hereditary condition due to deficiency in the formation of tooth enamel (AMELOGENESIS). It is usually characterized by defective, thin, or malformed DENTAL ENAMEL. Risk factors for enamel hypoplasia include gene mutations, nutritional deficiencies, diseases, and environmental factors.

Year introduced: 1966

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Tree Number(s): C07.650.800.255, C07.793.700.255, C16.131.850.800.255

MeSH Unique ID: D003744

Entry Terms:

  • Hypoplastic Enamel
  • Enamel, Hypoplastic
  • Enamel Hypoplasia, Dental
  • Hypoplasia, Dental Enamel
  • Enamel Agenesis
  • Ageneses, Enamel
  • Agenesis, Enamel
  • Enamel Ageneses
  • Enamel Hypoplasia
  • Enamel Hypoplasias
  • Hypoplasia, Enamel
  • Hypoplasias, Enamel
  • Molar Incisor Hypomineralization
  • Hypomineralization, Molar Incisor

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