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Management of impacted permanent maxillary incisors caused by supernumerary tooth: Case report

Anwar A. Amin and Zhwan J. Rashid

College of Dentistry, University of Sulaimani



Purpose: Improving patient's esthetic and appearance due to impacted upper right incisors caused by impacted supernumerary tooth by moving them in to their proper position within the dental arch. 

Surgical exposure and open tooth eruption technique with fixed orthodontic appliance have been used.

Principal findings:
Treating impacted maxillary incisors with immediate esthetic improvement.

Impacted maxillary incisors could be treated using surgical exposure and open tooth eruption technique with acceptable gingival contour.

Keywords: Impacted canine, Impacted incisor, supernumerary tooth

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