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Enamel pearl

Enamel pearl
Classification & external resources
ICD-10 K00.2
ICD-9 520.2

An enamel pearl is a condition of teeth where enamel is found on locations where enamel is not supposed to be, such as on a root surface. They are found usually in the area between roots, which is called a furcation, of molars. Enamel pearls are not common in teeth with a single root.


  • Kahn, Michael A. Basic Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology. Volume 1. 2001.
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