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

Authors

  • Anwar A. Amin College of Dentistry, University of Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region, Iraq. Author
  • Zhwan J. Rashid College of Dentistry, University of Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region, Iraq. Author

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.17656/sdj.10018

Keywords:

Impacted canine, Impacted incisor, Supernumerary tooth

Abstract

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. 

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

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

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

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Published

2014-06-01

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How to Cite

Management of impacted permanent maxillary incisors caused by supernumerary tooth: Case report. (2014). Sulaimani Dental Journal, 1(1), 3. https://doi.org/10.17656/sdj.10018

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