Replantation of Avulsed Permanent Anterior Teeth: A Case Report.Abu-Hussein Muhamad1*, Watted Nezar2, and Abdulgani Azzaldeen3
- Corresponding Author:
- Abu-Hussein Muhamad
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Athens, Athens, Greece.
Received: 18/08/2014 Revised: 13/09/2014 Accepted: 17/09/2014
Tooth avulsion in the permanent dentition constitutes a dental emergency. Replantation of the avulsed tooth restores aesthetics and occlusal function shortly after the injury. This article describes the management of a 12-year old male with four avulsed anterior maxillary permanent teeth. The avulsed teeth were replanted and root canal treatment carried out after a short fixation. The result obtained was very satisfactory and the teeth remain in good functional status one year after replantation. Early treatment and regular attendance to clinic following replantation is an important factor for good result.