Facial talon cusp in primary maxillary lateral incisor: a report of two unusual cases.

@article{Batra2006FacialTC,
  title={Facial talon cusp in primary maxillary lateral incisor: a report of two unusual cases.},
  author={Puneet Batra and Lars Enocson and Catharine Hagberg},
  journal={Acta odontologica Scandinavica},
  year={2006},
  volume={64 2},
  pages={74-8}
}
Talon cusp is an uncommon dental anomaly in which an accessory cusp-like structure projects from the cingulum area or cemento-enamel junction of the maxillary or mandibular anterior teeth. This anomalous cusp resembles an eagle's talon. It occurs in both the primary and the permanent dentition. A comprehensive literature review shows that only 37?cases of talon cusps have been reported in the primary dentition, of which only 4?cases report this anomaly on the primary maxillary lateral incisor… CONTINUE READING