• Molar incisor hypomineralisation: clinical management of the young patient.

      Daly, Dympna; Waldron, J M; dddentist@hotmail.com (Irish Dental Association, 2009-04)
      Molar incisor hypomineralisation (MIH) is a common developmental condition resulting in enamel defects in first permanent molars and permanent incisors. It presents at eruption of these teeth. Early diagnosis is essential since rapid breakdown of tooth structure may occur, giving rise to acute symptoms and complicated treatment. The purpose of this article is to review MIH and illustrate its clinical management in young children.