Hypercementosis

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Hypercementosis

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The terms "Hypercementosis" returned 3 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Hypercementosis: a rare finding in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus.
 

Author(s): Hitesh Shoor, Nanditha Sujir, Sunil Mutalik, Keerthilatha M Pai

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Hypercementosis is excessive deposition of non-neoplastic cementum over normal root cementum, which alters root morphology. This cementum may be either hypocellular or cellular in nature. The aetiopathogenesis of hypercementosis is ambiguous. Although most of the cases are idiopathic, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Periodontitis with hypercementosis: report of a case and discussion of possible aetiologic factors.
 

Author(s): J Zhou, Yf Zhao, Cy Xia, L Jiang

Journal: Aust Dent J. 2012 Dec;57(4):511-4.

 

Hypercementosis may be idiopathic or secondary to either local factors or systemic disorders. However, periodontitis as an aetiologic factor in the formation of hypercementosis has never been documented in the literature.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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A scanning electron microscopic study of hypercementosis.
 

Author(s): Bethânia Camargo Pinheiro, Tiago Novaes Pinheiro, Ana Lúcia Alvarez Capelozza, Alberto Consolaro

Journal: J Appl Oral Sci. ;16(6):380-4.

 

The purpose of this study was to evaluate morphological characteristics of teeth with hypercementosis that are relevant to endodontic practice. Twenty-eight extracted teeth with hypercementosis had their root apexes analyzed by scanning electron microscopy (SEM). The teeth were divided ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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