Journal of Pharmacy And Bioallied Sciences

ORIGINAL ARTICLE
Year
: 2021  |  Volume : 13  |  Issue : 5  |  Page : 651--655

Molar incisor hypomineralization: clinical characteristics with special emphasis on etiological criteria


Nancy Goel1, Shruti Jha1, Subhasmita Bhol2, Bhagabati Prasad Dash3, Heena Sarangal1, Ritu Namdev1 
1 Department of Paedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, Post Graduate Institute of Dental Sciences, Rothak, Haryana, India
2 Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, Hitech Dental College and Hospital, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India
3 Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics, Kalinga Institute of Dental Sciences, KIIT Deemed to be University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

Correspondence Address:
Bhagabati Prasad Dash
Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Kalinga Institute of Dental Sciences, KIIT Deemed to be University, Patia, Bhubaneswar, Odisha
India

Molar incisor hypomineralization (MIH) is an entity to describe the enamel defects of the first permanent molars with the involvement of one or more incisors due to an underlying systemic cause. It is a frequently encountered challenge by dentists in a dental clinic and dental complications affecting patient's quality of life. Early diagnosis is the key to protect and prevent the deterioration of the condition. This article aims to highlight different aspects of etiology to treatment options in young patients related to MIH.


How to cite this article:
Goel N, Jha S, Bhol S, Dash BP, Sarangal H, Namdev R. Molar incisor hypomineralization: clinical characteristics with special emphasis on etiological criteria.J Pharm Bioall Sci 2021;13:651-655


How to cite this URL:
Goel N, Jha S, Bhol S, Dash BP, Sarangal H, Namdev R. Molar incisor hypomineralization: clinical characteristics with special emphasis on etiological criteria. J Pharm Bioall Sci [serial online] 2021 [cited 2021 Sep 23 ];13:651-655
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