Hyperdontia means having extra teeth in the mouth. The supernumerary teeth can erupt normally or remain impacted.

Hyperdontia means having extra teeth in the mouth. The supernumerary teeth can erupt normally or remain impacted.

Supernumerary teeth (hyperdontia) can be the result of problems such as cleidocranial dysostosis and labial palatal cleft. They also can be caused by Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, Gardner's syndrome and Fabry-Anderson syndrome.

Supernumerary teeth (hyperdontia) can be the result of problems such as cleidocranial dysostosis and labial palatal cleft. They also can be caused by Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, Gardner's syndrome and Fabry-Anderson syndrome.

An extreme example of a condition called hyperdontia or supernumerary teeth. It’s causes may vary from environmental to genetic and traumatic factors.

An extreme example of a condition called hyperdontia or supernumerary teeth. It’s causes may vary from environmental to genetic and traumatic factors.

ScienceDirect.com - American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics - Multiple hyperdontia: Report of an unusual case

ScienceDirect.com - American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics - Multiple hyperdontia: Report of an unusual case

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iwannabeadoctornow: Hyperdontia… Makes me shiver for some reason haha. Soo creepy.

Supernumerary teeth are the extra teeth that one can have in the mouth. They can be found at any location in the oral cavity. This condition is referred to as hyperdontia.

Supernumerary teeth are the extra teeth that one can have in the mouth. They can be found at any location in the oral cavity. This condition is referred to as hyperdontia.

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I didn't think clams made pearls......but they say this is "A Clam with Pearls".

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