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Dr. Sandra Eleczko
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Naturally: This is preprogrammed in growth and development. As a permanent tooth is growing it will cause the root of the baby tooth to resorb and finally the ... Read More

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
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Baby teeth: the growth and eruption of the adult generally cause the baby teeth to come out. The roots of the baby tooth are resorbed when the permanent tooth is ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Eltzroth
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Not Uncommon: Depends on what type of crown, but sometimes baby teeth can have crowns placed.
A 72-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mini Sambhavita Rangrass
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Around 6 years: Typically, children start losing their baby teeth around 6 years of age and they continue to do so till about 12- 13 years. The teeth typically are lo ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Travis Titlow
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Yes, but...: They will all fall out if there is a permanent tooth under it to replace it. If there is no permanent tooth or the permanent tooth is in the wrong po ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
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Dissolving roots: The roots on the primary teeth resorb as the secondary teeth push on them as they erupt.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
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Absolutely: And there can be many reasons, too numerous to mention here. To find out why the baby teeth are crooked, your child should see a growth and developme ... Read More
A 57-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Bergman
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20: 20 teeth usually by the end of their 2nd to 3rd year.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
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Primary teeth: Primary teeth are usually all lost by the age of twelve , but this can vary. See:http://www.Ada.Org/sections/scienceandresearch/pdfs/patient_56.Pdf.
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Dr. James Wright
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Good question: Some adults retain baby teeth. Children should have 20 baby teeth which exfoliate giving way to the adult teeth. Some baby teeth may not have adult te ... Read More

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