The early diagnosis of dental anomaly and its importance to the dentist.

  • Bianca N Souza-Silva Department of Dentistry, Federal University of Sergipe.
  • Luiz Renato Paranhos Department of Dentistry, Federal University of Sergipe.
  • Sigmar de Mello Rode Department of Dental Materials and Prosthesis, São Paulo State University.


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How to Cite
SOUZA-SILVA, Bianca N; PARANHOS, Luiz Renato; RODE, Sigmar de Mello. The early diagnosis of dental anomaly and its importance to the dentist.. Journal of Oral Research, [S.l.], v. 6, n. 3, p. 55-56, mar. 2017. ISSN 0719-2479. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 28 feb. 2020. doi: