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Replantation in general dental practice.
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PMID:  8123319     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
This paper presents a comparison of the outcome of two cases where teeth, avulsed in sporting accidents, were replanted in general dental practice and have been reviewed for 5 years. Avulsed teeth which were stored dry, had a long extra-alveolar period and were splinted for a longer period of time, ultimately underwent replacement root resorption (case 1). There was no evidence of resorption, after 5 years, in the tooth that was stored in the patient's own saliva and was replanted within 45 minutes of being avulsed (case 2). The replantation procedure for these two cases was based on recent literature, which is also reviewed in this paper, and a protocol for the management of avulsed teeth is suggested.
N K Sharma; M S Duggal
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  British dental journal     Volume:  176     ISSN:  0007-0610     ISO Abbreviation:  Br Dent J     Publication Date:  1994 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1994-04-14     Completed Date:  1994-04-14     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7513219     Medline TA:  Br Dent J     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  147-51     Citation Subset:  D; IM    
Division of Child Dental Health, Leeds Dental Institute.
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MeSH Terms
Ankylosis / etiology
Clinical Protocols
Football / injuries
Incisor / injuries*
Periodontal Splints
Root Resorption / etiology
Tissue Preservation
Tooth Avulsion / complications,  surgery*
Tooth Replantation*

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