Prevalence of hypodontia and malformations of permanent teeth in Iceland.

@article{Magnsson1977PrevalenceOH,
  title={Prevalence of hypodontia and malformations of permanent teeth in Iceland.},
  author={T E Magn{\'u}sson},
  journal={Community dentistry and oral epidemiology},
  year={1977},
  volume={5 4},
  pages={173-8}
}
  • T E Magnússon
  • Published 1977 in Community dentistry and oral epidemiology
This study was performed to elucidate the prevalence of hypodontia and congenital malformations of permanent teeth in Iceland. Computer analysis was done on the basis of results from examining 1,116 children (521 boys and 595 girls), or about 9.5% of all schoolchildren in Reykjavík in stages DS 3 (canines and premolars erupting) and DS 4 (canines and premolars fully erupted) of dental development at the time of the study. The age range was mainly from 8-16 years. The prevalence of congenitally… CONTINUE READING