Home | About Us | Current Issue | Archives | Search | Instructions | Subscription | Feedback | e-Alerts | Login 
Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry Official publication of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
 Users Online: 24  
 
  Print this page Email this page   Small font sizeDefault font sizeIncrease font size
 CASE REPORT
Year : 2010  |  Volume : 28  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 45-46

Foreign body in a deciduous incisor: A radiological revelation


Department of Dentistry, Government Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh, India

Correspondence Address:
G Lehl
Department of Dentistry, Government Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh H. No. 282, Sector 10-A, Chandigarh - 160 011
India
Login to access the Email id


DOI: 10.4103/0970-4388.60475

PMID: 20215673

Get Permissions

A 6-year-old boy was brought to the dental department with a history of toothache in the anterior maxillary region. Intraoral examination revealed caries in the deciduous upper central and lateral incisor teeth. Radiological evaluation revealed the silhouette of a metallic paper clip in the pulp chamber of the deciduous right maxillary central incisor. The tooth was extracted as the permanent incisor was erupting below. Children often avoid informing their parents regarding such incidents due to fear of punishment.






[FULL TEXT] [PDF]*


        
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed2531    
    Printed106    
    Emailed1    
    PDF Downloaded371    
    Comments [Add]    
    Cited by others 4    

Recommend this journal

 


Contact us | Sitemap | Advertise | What's New | Copyright and Disclaimer 
  2005 - Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry | Published by Medknow 
Online since 1st May '05