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A rare case report of ectopic tooth in submandibular salivary gland's duct

Abdul Jabbar, Omar and Mustafa, Nazih Shaaban and Kashmoola, Muhannad Ali H. (2019) A rare case report of ectopic tooth in submandibular salivary gland's duct. International Medical Journal Malaysia, 18 (2). pp. 123-126. E-ISSN 1823-4631

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Abstract

This case report highlights mandibular tooth in an ectopic position in the floor of the mouth, associated with submandibular salivary gland, which was completely obliterating the Wharton duct. Very few such cases have been reported in the literatures. Since ectopic tooth may lead to pain, discomfort sensation upon mastication, and even infection (sialadenitis), its diagnosis and treatment is essential

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 7092/78140
Uncontrolled Keywords: Ectopic tooth: Submandibular duct; Floor of mouth
Subjects: R Medicine > RK Dentistry
R Medicine > RK Dentistry > RK318 Oral and Dental Medicine. Pathology. Diseases-Therapeutics-General Works
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Dentistry
Kulliyyah of Dentistry > Oral Maxxilofacial Surgery & Oral Diagnosis
Depositing User: Dr Omar Abdul jabbar
Date Deposited: 20 Jan 2020 13:59
Last Modified: 31 Jan 2020 15:03
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/78140

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