Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry                           
Year : 2003  |  Volume : 21  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 117--9

Tooth fragment reattachment--an esthetic alternative : report of a case.


RJ Hegde 
 Department of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry, P. M. N. M. Dental College and Hospital, Bagalkot, Karnataka

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R J Hegde
Department of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry, P. M. N. M. Dental College and Hospital, Bagalkot, Karnataka

Trauma to the anterior teeth is relatively common among children and teenagers. Reattachment of a fractured fragment to the remaining tooth can provide better and long lasting esthetics, improved function, a positive psychological response and is a faster and less complicated procedure. This article discusses fragment reattachment technique and presents clinical case of coronal fracture involving enamel and dentin.


How to cite this article:
Hegde R J. Tooth fragment reattachment--an esthetic alternative : report of a case. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 2003;21:117-9


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Hegde R J. Tooth fragment reattachment--an esthetic alternative : report of a case. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent [serial online] 2003 [cited 2020 May 29 ];21:117-9
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