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Autogenic tooth transplantation. The "state of the art".
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6986782     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
With proper case selection and technique, autogenic tooth transplantation can be a viable treatment modality. The authors present a number of transplant cases and suggest the procedure be considered as an adjunct in orthodontic treatment planning. A comprehensive review of the literature, combined with the authors' opinions and clinical demonstrations, has culminated in a discussion of indications and contraindications, special considerations, optimal timing, technique, and prognosis. It is thought that appropriate utilization can simplify or eliminate prosthetic requirements, reduce the complexity of many orthodontic treatment plans, and convert into routine certain cases heretofore thought to be inoperable.
Authors:
W M Northway; S Konigsberg
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  American journal of orthodontics     Volume:  77     ISSN:  0002-9416     ISO Abbreviation:  Am J Orthod     Publication Date:  1980 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1980-04-23     Completed Date:  1980-04-23     Revised Date:  2000-12-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370501     Medline TA:  Am J Orthod     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  146-62     Citation Subset:  D; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Alveolectomy
Odontometry
Periodontium / surgery
Prognosis
Splints
Suture Techniques
Time Factors
Tooth / anatomy & histology,  transplantation*
Tooth Root / anatomy & histology
Transplantation, Autologous
Wound Healing

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