Autotransplantation combined with orthodontic treatment to restore an adult's posttraumatic dentition

Yoon Jeong Choi, Semin Han, Jeong Won Park, Dong Won Lee, Kyung Ho Kim, Chooryung J. Chung

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Abstract

This case report describes the successful treatment of an adult with a skeletal Class II Division 2 posttraumatic dentition with consequential restorations. The extracted maxillary premolar was autotransplanted to replace the hopeless mandibular first molar. The endodontically treated maxillary right canine was extracted instead of the premolar. A multidisciplinary approach including autotransplantation and orthodontic treatment provided a satisfactory outcome.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)268-277
Number of pages10
JournalAmerican Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
Volume144
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013 Aug 1

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Orthodontics

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