Regional odontodysplasia presenting as a soft tissue swelling. Academic Article uri icon


  • An unusual case of regional odontodysplasia in a 13-year-old black girl is presented. Although the affected teeth displayed features characteristic of odontodysplasia, the patient appeared with significant soft tissue swelling of the buccal and palatal maxilla. Treatment consisted of extraction of affected teeth, removal of involved tissue, and histologic examination.

published proceedings

  • Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol

author list (cited authors)

  • Neupert, E. A., & Wright, J. M.

citation count

  • 14

complete list of authors

  • Neupert, EA||Wright, JM

publication date

  • January 1989