New parents often have a list of concerns about their new babies that seems as endless as the day is long. The worries span a lifetime and range from childhood illnesses to being bullied at school to moving to college. One area of concern that may not be at the top of the list is a child's teeth; other than eventually needing braces, that is. Hutchinson teeth is a dental condition that can affect a child, and you might never have heard of it. It results in "peg-shaped teeth having a crescent-shaped notch in the cutting edge" of a tooth, according to Merriam-Webster.
Here's all you need to know about the condition, including its cause, symptoms and treatment options.