What are widely spaced teeth?

Also known as: increased spaces between teeth, diastemata

Spaces between teeth in children and adolescents can be a temporary condition related to normal growth and development of adult teeth. However, in other situations it can be a sign of a medical condition when found in combination with other signs and symptoms.

Reviewed by: Paula Miranda Bucio, DMD

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