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CASE REPORT
Year : 2013  |  Volume : 16  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 265-268

Conservative management of progressive external inflammatory root resorption after traumatic tooth intrusion


Department of Surgery, Operative Dentistry, Dental Section, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan

Correspondence Address:
Robia Ghafoor
Department of Surgery, Operative Dentistry, Section of Dentistry, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Stadium Road, P. O. Box 3500, Karachi 74800
Pakistan
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DOI: 10.4103/0972-0707.111330

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Intrusive luxation is one of the most severe types of dental trauma. The risk of development of inflammatory or replacement root resorption is high if not timely managed. Endodontic intervention is required soon after the occurrence of trauma, in an attempt to prevent or delay inflammatory root resorption. This case report emphasized timely referral for endodontic management of intruded tooth to prevent inflammatory root resorption.


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