Natal Teeth: A Case Report, Review of Myths and Misconceptions and Management
This case report is about a newborn that was delivered with two incisor teeth, which was met with mixed reactions from the local hospital staff. The mother, however, despite the talk that was all over the community heed to the medical advice and the child was thus well managed. The purpose of this case report is to review the myths and misconception surrounding natal teeth and the management of natal teeth.
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