Amelogenesis Imperfecta, Type Ij; Ai1j
Amelogenesis imperfecta is an inherited defect of dental enamel formation that shows both clinical and genetic heterogeneity. In the hypoplastic type of AI, the enamel is of normal hardness but does not develop to normal thickness. The thinness of the enamel makes the teeth appear small. Radiographically, enamel contrasts normally from dentin. The surface of the enamel can vary, showing smooth, rough, pitted, or local forms (Witkop, 1988).
Genes related to Amelogenesis Imperfecta, Type Ij; Ai1j
Clinical FeaturesPhenotypes and symptoms related to Amelogenesis Imperfecta, Type Ij; Ai1j
- Carious teeth
- Amelogenesis imperfecta
Incidence and onset information— Currently we don't have prevalence information about this disease (Not enough data available about incidence and published cases.)
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