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5 Possible Causes for 'Snow Capped' Appearance of Teeth

  • Amelogenesis Imperfecta Type 1E

    Snow capped pattern- exhibit a zone of white opaque enamel on the incisal or Occlusal third of the crown. 22.[slideshare.net] Figure 2: Orthopantomogram showing thin, poorly mineralized enamel over the cusps of the posterior teeth giving them a snow capped appearance.[omicsonline.org] Other features… Both dentitions are affected In Some cases teeth may appear normal, in others may be extremely unsightly.[slideshare.net]

  • Autosomal Dominant Prognathism

    […] the crown- may exhibit snow-capped amelogenesis imperfecta - teeth may also appear soft & porous & mottled or opaque dentinogenesis imperfecta abnormal pulp formation and[quizlet.com] […] will appear yellow to orange and very soft- frequently associated with an open bite Hypomaturation amelogenesis imperfecta enamel that does not mature and chips easily from[quizlet.com] […] enamel is thin & may be pitted and rough, enamel may not be visible on x-rays Hypocalcified amelogenesis imperfecta enamel that appears normal at eruption but quickly stains, teeth[quizlet.com]

  • Amelogenesis Imperfecta

    Snow capped pattern- exhibit a zone of white opaque enamel on the incisal or Occlusal third of the crown. 22.[slideshare.net] Figure 2: Orthopantomogram showing thin, poorly mineralized enamel over the cusps of the posterior teeth giving them a snow capped appearance.[omicsonline.org] Other features… Both dentitions are affected In Some cases teeth may appear normal, in others may be extremely unsightly.[slideshare.net]

  • Amelogenesis imperfecta Type Hypomaturation

    Snow capped pattern- exhibit a zone of white opaque enamel on the incisal or Occlusal third of the crown. 22.[slideshare.net] Figure 2: Orthopantomogram showing thin, poorly mineralized enamel over the cusps of the posterior teeth giving them a snow capped appearance.[omicsonline.org] Other features… Both dentitions are affected In Some cases teeth may appear normal, in others may be extremely unsightly.[slideshare.net]

  • Amelogenesis imperfecta Type 1C

    Snow capped pattern- exhibit a zone of white opaque enamel on the incisal or Occlusal third of the crown. 22.[slideshare.net] The appearance depends on the type of AI, varying from the mild hypomature “snow-capped” enamel to the more severe hereditary hypoplasia with thin, hard enamel which has a[file.scirp.org] capped' enamel to the more severe hereditary hypoplastic with thin, hard enamel, which has a yellow brown appearance.[jisponline.com]

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