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Apexification post traumatic injury-a case report

Ardini, Yunita Dewi (2011) Apexification post traumatic injury-a case report. In: The 5th National Scientific Meeting in Pediatric Dentistry, 6-7 May 2011, Clarion Hotel, Makassar, Indonesia.

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Dentoalveolar trauma in children often cause distress for both children and parents and also difficult for the dentist. Trauma is one of the most common presentations of young children to a Pediatric dentist. Incomplete formed apex causes a significant problem during management for children. Present case came with fractured maxillary central incisor with pulp exposure. The case was managed with apexification using calcium hydroxide. calcium hydroxide is most commonly used to induce an apical hard tissue barrier. Material of choice is discussed. The aim of this treatment is to create an apical hard tissue barrier by using calcium hydroxide which the root canal filling can be placed.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Lecture)
Additional Information: 6701/29532
Uncontrolled Keywords: Apexification, Calcium hydroxide
Subjects: R Medicine > RK Dentistry
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Dentistry
Depositing User: Yunita Dewi Ardini
Date Deposited: 26 Mar 2013 15:36
Last Modified: 13 Jan 2014 10:59
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/29532

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