Unusual Occurrence Of Multiple Supernumerary Teeth In Mixed Dentition Period In A Non Syndrome Patient: A Rare Entity

Research Article
Rashmi Agarwal, Geeta Singh, Subodh Shankar Natu, Niharika Gupta and Shivakumar G C
Supernumerary teeth, non- syndrome patient, orthopantomograph.

Hyperdontia or supernumerary teeth without associated syndrome is a rare phenomenon, as supernumerary teeth are usually associated with cleft lip and palate or other syndromes such as Gardner's syndrome, cleidocranial dysplasia and so on. However it is rare to find multiple supernumeraries in individuals with no other associated disease or syndrome. We describe the occurrence of multiple supernumerary teeth in a family occurring as a non-syndrome trait. The autosomal dominant transmission of non-syndrome multiple supernumerary teeth are new.