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IN OMG! ON 30 Aug, 2016
I know nobody likes going to the dentist especially the teenagers. But it is a part of life to go for routine check-ups and to get rid of many gum problems or cavities. So, somehow to deal with such teeth issues, a visit to the dentist is a must.
Take the case of this Indian teenager. This teen had a problem in his mouth when doctors discovered they found – Extra 232 teeth! Shocking, right? Well, this is how he got rid of them.
The pain in his lower jaw continued till 18 months.
His face by then started swelling so his father took him to a hospital in Mumbai.
There were 232 teeth in his mouth and because of which it was causing disturbance to him.
It took 7 hours to extract those teeth.
The tumor was made up of enamel and dentine like substances.
"(I have) not seen anything like this before in my 30-year career." "According to the medical literature available on the condition, it is known to affect the upper jaw and a maximum of 37 teeth have been extracted from the tumor in the past. But in Ashik's case, the tumor was found deep in the lower jaw and it had hundreds of teeth."