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Dens Invaginatus: A Report of Two Cases

Archna Agnihotri, Lalit Bida, Urvashi Sharma

Keywords : dens invaginatus, cone beam tomography, dens in dente

Citation Information : Agnihotri A, Bida L, Sharma U. Dens Invaginatus: A Report of Two Cases. 2021; 9 (1):51-54.

DOI: 10.1055/s-0041-1725219

License: CC BY-NC-ND 4.0

Published Online: 03-03-2021

Copyright Statement:  © 2021. Bhojia Dental College and Hospital affiliated to Himachal Pradesh University.


Dens invaginatus (DI) is an anomaly of developmental origin arising due to disturbances during the morphodifferentiation stage, resulting from infolding of enamel organ toward the dental papilla. Different presentations of the invagination, altered canal morphology, and presence of constrictions and dilatations sometimes make its management really challenging. With the advent of modern diagnostic and treatment aids, their easy availability and routine use, it is now possible to have detailed view of the invagination, thus making the management easy and the outcome predictable. This article presents two different presentations of DI and their management.

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