A mutation in the mouse Amelx tri-tyrosyl domain results in impaired secretion of amelogenin and phenocopies human X-linked amelogenesis imperfecta
A unique case of amelogenesis imperfecta
. Pediatr Dent Care 2016;1:109.
: prevalence and incidence in a northern Swedish county.
The treatment planning for patients with amelogenesis imperfecta
is related to many factors: the age, socioeconomic status of the patient, the type and severity of the disorder, and the intraoral situation.
Osseous lesions in the maxilla can represent ossifying fibroma, fibrous dysplasia, amelogenesis imperfecta
, or osteogenesis imperfecta.
In addition, higher frequency of calculus accumulation was found also in children with amelogenesis imperfecta
[Stewart et al., 1982] and asthma [McDerra et al., 1998].
The term, "regional odontodysplasia," is the most widely employed, yet other terms, such as odontogenesis imperfecta, odontogenic dysplasia, nonhereditary amelogenesis imperfecta
, and ghost teeth are also found in the literature (REDMAN et al., 1979; ZEGARELLI et al., 1963).
Differential diagnosis may include hypocalcified form of amelogenesis imperfecta
, congenital erythropoietic porphyria, Kostmann's condition (conditions leading to early tooth loss), cyclic neutropenia, Chediak-Hegashi syndrome, histiocytosis X, Papillon-Lefevre syndrome, tetracycline discoloration and staining of the teeth, vitamin D-dependent and vitamin D-rickets.
Some of the affected persons had amelogenesis imperfecta
. No impairment of immune function was detected.
Set C includes exons 9, 13, 16, 24, 26, 28, 30, 32, 34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 48, 60, 69, 72, and 74, plus an amplicon for the AMELX gene [amelogenin (amelogenesis imperfecta
1, X-linked)] when required.
La frecuencia de la amelogenesis imperfecta
(AI) varia en las diferentes poblaciones mundiales.