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Girl removes 202 teeth

20 November 2014, 20:55

Abuja - A seven-year-old girl had 202 teeth removed after she complained of severe pain while her mouth was swelling up, MirrorUk reported.  

After complaining so much, her mother took her the dentist to find out what the cause of the pain was.

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An x-ray was performed which showed the girl suffers from a dental condition called Odontoma. This is tumour linked with tooth development and had made her teeth grow in an irregular way.

The young girl endured two hours of surgery to remove the extra teeth.

For more on this story visit MirrorUk

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