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Newborn baby born with SEVEN fully grown teeth
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Newborn baby born with SEVEN fully grown teeth

A doctor in India was shocked and stunned to discover seven fully grown teeth in a newborn baby’s mouth. He believes it may be the first such case in the world’s history. Prayan Sharma was born on 30th June in Ahmedabad, Gujrat, with seven fully grown teeth in his lower gums. But his first-time parents, mother…

PDA represents Pakistan in KHIDEAS 2017 Hong Kong
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PDA represents Pakistan in KHIDEAS 2017 Hong Kong

Hong Kong: The Hong Kong Dental Association organized KHIDEAS conference recently in Hong Kong. The conference comprised of scientific sessions, a trade exhibition and Inaugural Belt and Road Summit comprising of countries on the route of belt and road initiative. The conference was attended by Dr. Patrick Hescot, FDI President. Pakistan Dental Association (PDA) was…

CBI Names Dental Council Chief in FIR
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CBI Names Dental Council Chief in FIR

According to a news published in the Indian Express, alleging rampant corruption in government-run Dental Council of India (DCI), the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has named its president, Dr Dibyendu Mazumdar and former secretary Dr S K Ojha among others in an FIR registered on Monday. Mazumdar who was appointed during the UPA tenure,…

International Dental Show 2017 to Commence Next Week
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International Dental Show 2017 to Commence Next Week

A tremendous amount of buzz has been generating about International Dental Show (IDS) in Cologne, Germany. The 37th edition is all set to open its doors from 21st to 25th March 2017. Numerous developments, innovations, revolutionary products and trends of international dental industries are to be showcased at the event. Dental professionals from Germany and…

Teenager Loses Most Of Her Face After A Routine Tooth Extraction
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Teenager Loses Most Of Her Face After A Routine Tooth Extraction

A teenager from Cambodia lost 60% of her face following a number of supposedly routine dental procedures which resulted in an infection from ‘flesh-eating’ bacteria. 18-year-old Suth Ret developed ‘Necrotizing Fasciitis’ after minor procedures to have a tooth removed. She visited a doctor in December last year complaining of a sinus infection. He suggested she…

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