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Definition

An autosomal dominant hypomineralized form of amelogenesis imperfecta, a defect of enamel formation. AI3A is characterized by enamel of normal thickness but soft and with cheesy consistency. Enamel is lost from tooth soon after eruption.

Acronym

AI3A

Synonyms

ADHCAI
Amelogenesis imperfecta hypocalcification type autosomal dominant
Amelogenesis imperfecta hypomineralization type
Amelogenesis imperfecta type III

Keywords

Amelogenesis imperfecta

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