Aetiology, treatment patterns and long-term outcomes of tooth avulsion in children and adolescents


KARAYILMAZ H., KIRZIOĞLU Z., GÜNGÖR Ö.

PAKISTAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.29, no.2, pp.464-468, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.12669/pjms.292.3283
  • Journal Name: PAKISTAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.464-468
  • Süleyman Demirel University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: Tooth avulsion constituting an emergency for children and adolescents necessitates management approaches ensuring the survival of avulsed teeth. The aim of this study was to determine the causes of tooth avulsion and to examine some factors affecting the clinical & radiographic assessment of their prognosis after replantation.