Hypomineralization of Enamel

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Hypomineralization consists of a decrease in the mineral content of the teeth. 

Other studies show that patients suffering from this condition are affected by external factors such as poor nutrition or excess fluoride.


What does incisor-molar hypomineralization look like?

The appearance of this condition can vary from white to yellowish and brown spots.

Tooth sensitivity is a common symptom of this condition; however, it is a manageable discomfort depending upon the severity.

How is hypomineralization diagnosed?

The diagnosis of this condition is made by a dental professional. The right time to do it is once the stains are visible on the teeth.

In children, the use of steel crowns is the ideal treatment for temporary molars that suffer from this condition.