Journal of Pharmacy And Bioallied Sciences

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2021  |  Volume : 13  |  Issue : 5  |  Page : 881--885

Apexification and repair of root fracture with mineral trioxide aggregate – A case report with 5-year follow-up


Sankar Annamalai1, VP Hariharavel2, Kavitha Ramar3, Victor Samuel3 
1 Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, Meenakshi Ammal Dental College and Hospital, Kattankulathur, Chengalpattu, Tamil Nadu, India
2 Department of Dental, Andaman and Nicobar Islands Institute of Medical Sciences, Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India
3 Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Kattankulathur, Chengalpattu, Tamil Nadu, India

Correspondence Address:
V P Hariharavel
Department of Dental, Andaman and Nicobar Islands Institute of Medical Sciences, Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar Islands
India

Young patients are most susceptible to trauma which involves teeth and their supporting structures. Severity can vary from simple enamel fracture to complete tooth avulsion. The treatment modality ranges from a noninvasive procedure to surgical intervention. The present case report describes the unique management, 5-year follow-up, and prognosis of a 10-year-old child diagnosed with lateral luxation and horizontal apical root fracture of maxillary central incisor with open apex.


How to cite this article:
Annamalai S, Hariharavel V P, Ramar K, Samuel V. Apexification and repair of root fracture with mineral trioxide aggregate – A case report with 5-year follow-up.J Pharm Bioall Sci 2021;13:881-885


How to cite this URL:
Annamalai S, Hariharavel V P, Ramar K, Samuel V. Apexification and repair of root fracture with mineral trioxide aggregate – A case report with 5-year follow-up. J Pharm Bioall Sci [serial online] 2021 [cited 2021 Dec 3 ];13:881-885
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