Impacted tooth in mandibular fracture line: Treatment with closed reduction


BAYKUL T., Erdem E., DOLANMAZ D. , ALKAN A.

JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY, cilt.62, ss.289-291, 2004 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 62 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2004
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.joms.2003.06.007
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.289-291

Özet

Purpose: Most mandibular fractures occur because of blunt trauma. In some cases, the mandible can be weakened by the presence of an unerupted or impacted tooth. The fate of this tooth in the fracture line and its effects on bone healing remain an important outcome event.