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31 Clinically, the crowns of the teeth appear to be melded tighter, with a small groove between the mesial and distal sections43, but on the fused teeth radiographs, there will be two distinct pulp chambers and if the fused tooth is counted as one unit, there will be one less tooth in the arch than normal.
Treatment of a fused tooth will depend on the clinical situation.
36 Clinically, the crowns of the teeth appear to be melded together, with a small groove between the mesial and distal sections41, but on the fused teeth radiographs, two distinct pulp chambers and if the fused tooth is counted as one unit, there will be one tooth less in the arch than normal.
47 If the fused tooth is free from caries, it may require no particular treatment Universal preventive advice should be given to the parent and the child10 and if caries already exists, a restoration should be placed in order to retain function and esthetics.