Hypercementosis

Features

  • Deposition of excessive amounts of cementun around the apical portion of the root.
  • The cause is unknown. It is sometimes seen in Pagets disease.
  • No clinical signs and symptoms.
  • Thickening and apparent blunting of the roots.
  • No treatment is necessary.

Differential diagnosis

Cases

Cases of hypercementosis

Case of hypercementosis.