Oligodontia is the condition at which a person has missing teeth that haven’t developed. Oligodontia refers to more than 6 missing teeth, excluding wisdom teeth. If there are 6 or fewer teeth that are missing, the term hypodontia is used.

References

  1. Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (www.wikipedia.org).
  2. Medical dictionary by Farlex (www.thefreedictionary.com).

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The masculine gender may have been more used in the article, but without prejudice, to make reading easier.

Category dental problems