Concrescence is a developmental anomaly of dental hard tissues. It is a condition showing union of adjacent teeth by cementum. The concrescence leads to a. The incidence of concrescent teeth is reported to be highest in the posterior maxilla. The purpose of this article is to report two cases of concrescence between. predisposition of the natural distal inclination of the maxillary molar roots. Concrescence of teeth is actually a form of fusion which occurs after root formation has.

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Pre-operative radiograph showing periapical radiolucency in relation to Supernumerary teeth may occur singly, multiply, unilaterally or bilaterally, and in one or both jaws.

What Is Concrescence?

The concrescence of the many acts of prehending into the one actual entity which is an experience of the entire universe as actual and possible from that unique place in space time, gives rise in Whitehead to two types for process One is the temporal transition from actual occasion to cocnrescence occasion, and within an actual occasion, the other is the process of concrescencethe becoming of the actual entity, and this process is not a temporal process.

The patient had taken antibiotics.

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Paramolar concrescence and periodontitis

Introduction Concrescence of teeth is actually a form of fusion that occurs during root formation or after the radicular phase of development is complete.

The presence of concrescent teeth may influence teeth extraction as well as periodontal, endodontic, orthodontic and even prosthodontic diagnosis and treatment planning. Teeeth patient was explained about cocnrescence situation and was prescribed Amoxicillin, mg thrice daily for five days and Metronidazole, mg thrice daily for five days and combination of Diclofinac Sodium, mg and Paracetamol, mg twice daily for three days.


Concrescence of a maxillary second and third molar. A thorough medical history was taken and was found to be negative. The iatrogenic defect due to section can be treated orthodontically by moving the tooth into the defect.

Fused maxillary second and third molars: If decay makes it through the enamel, it next concrescecne the dentin — where millions of tiny tubes lead directly to the dental pulp. The teeth are connected at the roots. Concrescent teeth may give rise to complications, such as an extraction of an adjacent tooth, fracture of the tuberosity or floor of the maxillary sinus. The tooth was vital so treatment was solely teeht at elimination of the local plaque retentive factor and regenerating the lost periodontium by bone graft.

Concrescence | definition of concrescence by Medical dictionary

Dental fluorosis Tooth impaction. Unexpected complications arising from this condition may lead to legal complications.

This article highlights the presence of a concrescence between mandibular second molar and the supernumerary fused teeth with their clinical and radiographic findings, along with its management. Watch us on YouTube. No unusual pathological conditions were noted. The patient reported her past medical history to be concresecnce. Combination of Diclofinac Sodium, mg and Paracetamol, mg teeh daily for 3 days.

Pulp — this is the soft tissue found in the center of all teeth, where the nerve tissue and blood vessels are located. Most fusions between a molar and a supernumerary tooth require surgical removal due to the abnormal morphology and excessive mesiodistal width that causes problems with crowding, alignment and occlusal function. The Internet Journal of Dental Science. If concrescence occurs after root formation, it is categorized as post-inflammatory and it may result from a chronic inflammatory response to a non-vital tooth.


If concrescence occurs during root formation, it is categorized as developmental and attributed to the close proximity of the developing roots of the adjacent teeth. It is impossible to be detected clinically, and may defy radiographic detection as well when it may be misdiagnosed as simple radiographic overlap or super-imposition of adjacent teeth 2. Concrescence is a dental anomaly that can be difficult to diagnose, as the teeth may appear normal.

The right to infrastructure: The detection of concrescence is important because of the potential complication it poses during extraction and endodontic therapy 1, 5, and 9.

What Is Concrescence? | Colgate® Oral Care

Citation V Bellapu, S Nagarakanti. If you want to check for any dental anomalies in your mouth, consult your dentist. Response to Elizabeth Johnson’s “Does Concresceence play dice?

It isn’t something that dental professionals see often, and it can go undetected if the teeth appear normal. This type of concrescence is not reported before.

A functionalist reinterpretation of Whitehead’s metaphysics. Concrescence occurs when a tooth’s cementum, the material covering the root of the tooth, is joined with another tooth’s cementum.

A male patient aged xoncrescence 30 years reported to Department of Periodontics, Sri Siddhartha Dental College, and Tumkur with a chief complaint of swelling in the lower right back teeth region and discharge.