Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Radiology
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Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Radiology. 2017, 5(1), 1-3
DOI: 10.12691/oral-5-1-1
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Concrescence of an Erupted Maxillary Second Molar with an Impacted Third Molar: A Case Report

Nour Shazli1 and Mazen Almasri2,

1Faculty of Dentistry, King Abulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

2Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Department, Faculty of Dentistry, King Abulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Pub. Date: June 14, 2017

Cite this paper:
Nour Shazli and Mazen Almasri. Concrescence of an Erupted Maxillary Second Molar with an Impacted Third Molar: A Case Report. Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Radiology. 2017; 5(1):1-3. doi: 10.12691/oral-5-1-1

Abstract

The aim is to report a rare anomaly of a concrescent maxillary second molar with the adjacent impacted third molar discovered upon routine dental extraction and discussing the situation throughout the procedure, the possible complications, the considerations, and reviewing similar cases reported in the literature.

Keywords:
concrescence fusion second molar third molar wisdom teeth

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