Macrodontia

Known as: Increased width of tooth, Large teeth 
Increased size of the teeth, which can be defined as a mesiodistal tooth diameter (width) more than 2 SD above mean for age. Alternatively, an… (More)
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2012
2012
Isolated bilateral macrodontia of mandibular second premolars is an extremely rare dental anomaly with only 5 cases reported to… (More)
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2008
2008
Berardinelli-Seip syndrome is a congenital form of generalized lipodystrophy, transmitted as an autosomal recessive trait. It is… (More)
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2006
2006
Remains of the marine crocodyliform Dakosaurus andiniensis from western South America reveal a lineage that drastically deviated… (More)
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2006
2006
The holotype of the upper Campanian ankylosaur Antarctopelta oliveroi n. gen., n. sp., from James Ross Island, Antarctica, is… (More)
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2004
2004
Dental crowding is defined as a discrepancy between tooth size and jaw size that results in a misalignment of the tooth row… (More)
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2001
2001
Localized macrodontia is very rare. The majority of cases have been reported in mandibular second premolars. This paper describes… (More)
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1999
1999
The dental, genetic, radiological and dermatoglyphic findings of a 19-year-old girl showing macrodontia of maxillary permanent… (More)
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1990
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1990
In 1954, P.R. Begg analyzed interproximal attrition as a prehistorically universal mechanism to reduce tooth size. With modern… (More)
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1984
1984
The bursa compulatrix of the Monarch butterfly was investigated utilizing light microscopy, histochemistry, and scanning and… (More)
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1971
1971
Reduction in size of the jaws during hominid evolution has been accompanied by a general reduction of tooth size. Natural… (More)
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