Stomatological clinical case

  • Sofia Pires Hospital Pediátrico de Coimbra, Centro Hospitalar e Universitário de Coimbra https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7621-5732
  • Flávia Belinha Hospital Pediátrico de Coimbra, Centro Hospitalar e Universitário de Coimbra
Keywords: gingival mass, natal tooth, newborn

Abstract

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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Published
2019-07-18
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