Stomatological clinical case

  • Sofia Pires Hospital Pediátrico de Coimbra, Centro Hospitalar e Universitário de Coimbra
  • Flávia Belinha Hospital Pediátrico de Coimbra, Centro Hospitalar e Universitário de Coimbra
Keywords: gingival mass, natal tooth, newborn


The case of a newborn with a gingival mass corresponding to a natal tooth is reported. In this rare and idiopathic disorder, teeth are present at birth. When they show increased mobility and/or complications are present (feeding difficulties, laceration of the mother`s nipples), teeth should be extracted.


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How to Cite
Pires, S., & Belinha, F. (2019). Stomatological clinical case. NASCER E CRESCER - BIRTH AND GROWTH MEDICAL JOURNAL, 28(2), 102-104.
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