The Dublin Quarterly Journal of Medical Science, Volume 36, Issues 71-72

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Hodges and Smith, 1863 - Medicine

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Page 369 - As diagnostic of hereditary syphilis, various peculiarities are often presented by the other teeth, especially the canines, but the upper central incisors are the test-teeth.
Page 370 - When first cut, these teeth are usually short, narrow from side to side at their edges, and very thin. After a while a crescentic portion from their edges breaks away, leaving a broad, shallow, vertical notch, which is permanent for some years, but between twenty and thirty usually becomes obliterated by the premature wearing down of the tooth. The two teeth often converge, and sometimes they stand widely apart.
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