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Childhood-diseases

Question
Posted by: Nicky | 2006/08/01

Q.

Teething

Dear Doc

My 6 month old is teething - top and bottom canines, and top two incisors. Will all 6 pierce at once, or do they first descend and pierce later?

Thanks

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

The first teeth to appear are usually the 2 lower incisors followed by the 2 upper ones.Then the canines appear next.

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