Gingival recession in 15-year old pupils.

In a clinical examination of 174 15-year old pupils approximately 62 per cent showed some degree of gingival recession on the labial surfaces of maxillary teeth. The number of affected teeth per individual was low, one tooth in about 35 per cent and teeth in 25 per cent of the individuals. First molars and first premolars were the teeth most often affected… CONTINUE READING