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Also, it is reported to have antibacterial effect on bacteria isolated from the deciduous tooth canals (39).
The second theory advocates that DCs are inflammatory and occur in immature teeth as a result of inflammation from a nonvital deciduous tooth or another source spreading to involve the tooth follicle.
In fact, the DL-4 cell line was derived from a deciduous tooth at an advanced stage of root resorption, whereas DL-1, although also derived from a deciduous tooth, was at an early stage of root resorption.
Systemic factors, such as cleidocranial dysplasia, endocrine deficiency, febrile disease, Down Syndrome and irradiation, other systemic factors or/and local factors such as prolonged deciduous tooth retention, malposed tooth germs, arch-length deficiency, supernumerary teeth, odontogenic tumors abnormal eruption path and cleft lip and palate may influence impaction of permanent teeth (Jacoby et al.
The deciduous tooth will start to lose its root and become progressively loose, in a process which takes several years to complete for each tooth.