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Extraoral tooth eruption and transposition of teeth following trauma.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7995253     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A six-year-old boy presented with extraoral eruption of a mandibular permanent canine and a loosely attached lateral incisor in the labial vestibule, 3 months following trauma to the chin. The trauma not only caused displacement of the permanent tooth buds, but also resulted in transposition of the lateral incisor and canine with subsequent ectopic eruption. The case is presented to demonstrate one of the infrequent complications of trauma involving the unerupted tooth buds of permanent teeth and its unusual clinical presentation.
N Shah
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Endodontics & dental traumatology     Volume:  10     ISSN:  0109-2502     ISO Abbreviation:  Endod Dent Traumatol     Publication Date:  1994 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1995-01-17     Completed Date:  1995-01-17     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8508054     Medline TA:  Endod Dent Traumatol     Country:  DENMARK    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  195-7     Citation Subset:  D    
Department of Dental Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.
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MeSH Terms
Chin / injuries
Mandibular Injuries / complications*
Tooth Eruption, Ectopic / etiology*
Tooth Germ / injuries*

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