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Dentinogenesis imperfecta type 3


Other Names for this Disease
  • Dentinogenesis imperfecta type III
  • Brandywine type dentinogenesis imperfecta
  • Dentinogenesis imperfecta Shields type 3
  • Dentinogenesis imperfecta, Shields type 3
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Treatment

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How might dentinogenesis imperfecta type 3 be treated?

Treatment is usually focused on protecting primary (baby) and then permanent teeth with preformed pediatric crowns and other interventions. The replacement of teeth might be considered in the future with dentures and/or implants.[1]

The following article featured in the Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases offers more specific details regarding the treatment of dentinogenesis imperfecta. Please click the link to access this resource.
Last updated: 10/30/2015

References
  1. Dentinogenesis Imperfecta Type III. National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD). 2006; http://www.rarediseases.org/search/rdbdetail_abstract.html?disname=Dentinogenesis%20Imperfecta%20Type%20III. Accessed 2/19/2009.


Clinical Trials & Research for this Disease

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Other Names for this Disease
  • Dentinogenesis imperfecta type III
  • Brandywine type dentinogenesis imperfecta
  • Dentinogenesis imperfecta Shields type 3
  • Dentinogenesis imperfecta, Shields type 3
Related Diseases
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.