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Table 1 Comparison of buccolingual/labiolingual and mesiodistal crown dimensions with an anatomic average* of the right side maxillary and mandibular teeth

From: Non-syndromic occurrence of true generalized microdontia with mandibular mesiodens - a rare case

Right side Central incisor Lateral incisor Canine First premolar Second premolar First molar Second molar Total
Maxillary MD
LL
MD
LL
MD
LL
MD
BL
MD
BL
MD
BL
MD
BL
MD
LL/BL
Average 8.5
7.0
6.5
6.0
7.5
8.0
7.0
9.0
7.0
9.0
10.0
11.0
9.0
11.0
55.5
61.0
Patient 7.5
6.1
4.7
5.6
6.9
7.4
6.4
7.8
6.5
7.7
9.5
10.4
8.7
10.9
50.2
55.9
Mandible MD
LL
MD
LL
MD
LL
MD
BL
MD
BL
MD
BL
MD
BL
MD
LL/BL
Average 5.0
6.0
5.5
6.5
7.0
7.5
7.0
7.5
7.0
8.0
11.0
10.5
10.5
10.0
53.0
56.0
Patient 4.4
5.6
5.2
5.8
6.6
7.1
6.7
7.3
6.8
7.7
10.7
10.3
9.9
9.4
50.3
53.2
  1. Measurements in millimeters were taken at widest portion of clinical crown on diagnostic casts. *Anatomic average taken from Wheeler, R. C.: Textbook of Dental Anatomy and Physiology, ed. 7, Philadelphia, 1993, W. B. Saunders Company, pp. 25.