head JofIMAB
Journal of IMAB - Annual Proceeding (Scientific Papers)
Publisher: Peytchinski Publishing Ltd.
ISSN: 1312-773X (Online)
Issue: 2020, vol. 26, issue3
Subject Area: Dental Medicine
DOI: 10.5272/jimab.2020263.3241
Published online: 01 July 2020

Case report

J of IMAB. 2020 Jul-Sep;26(3):3241-3244
Radosveta S. AndreevaORCID logo Corresponding Autoremail,
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University - Varna, Bulgaria.

Traumatic injury to the upper anterior teeth is common in young children, especialy when it is combined whit orthodontic problem – overjet. This paper reports the presence of traumatized maxillary permanent central incisors which are successfully restored whit wax-up technique.
Case report: The case describe the treatment of traumatized maxillary permanent central incisors whit wax-up technique. A 9-year-old girl came to the dental clinic with an injury of the two maxillary central incisors with oblique partial crown fracture without pulp exposure. Traumatized anterior teeth require quick functional and esthetic repair, and wax-up technique is commonly used for their restoration. The wax-up technique seems to be a promising restorative option. This is a rational restorative alternative and less invasive prosthodontic treatment. The patient and the parents are satisfied whit the result which confirmed the success of the rehabilitation.

Keywords: incisors, trauma, wax-up technique, aesthetics, crown fracture,

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Please cite this article as: Andreeva RS. Treatment of traumatized maxillary permanent central incisors. A case report. J of IMAB. 2020 Jul-Sep;26(3):3241-3244. DOI: 10.5272/jimab.2020263.3241

Corresponding AutorCorrespondence to: Assoc. Prof. Radosveta Andreeva-Borisova, PhD, DsC, Department of pediatric dentistry, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University, Varna; 84, Tsar Osvoboditel Blvd., Varna, Bulgaria; E-mail: doctor_ra@abv.bg

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Received: 17 March 2020
Published online: 16 July 2020

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