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Development of baby teeth

Development of baby teeth

Development of baby teeth

Both baby teeth (deciduous or milk teeth) and permanent teeth have fairly well-defined times of eruption. The ages listed are the normal ages that a baby tooth emerges.Ages that a baby tooth emerges
TYPE OF TOOTH UPPER TOOTH ERUPTS BY LOWER TOOTH ERUPTS BY
Central incisor 8-10 Months 6-9 Months
Lateral incisor 8-10 Months 15-21 Months
Canine (Cuspid) 16-20 Months 15-21 Months
First molar 15-21 Months 15-21 Months
Second molar 20-24 Months 20-24 Months




Review Date:12/9/2016
Reviewed By:Neil K. Kaneshiro, MD, MHA, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

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