Aesthetic restoration of upper lip after removal of post-trauma foreign body (orthodontic bracket).

@article{Conti2012AestheticRO,
  title={Aesthetic restoration of upper lip after removal of post-trauma foreign body (orthodontic bracket).},
  author={Giulio Conti and Marcello Dolci and Andrea Enrico Borgonovo and Carlo Maiorana},
  journal={European journal of paediatric dentistry : official journal of European Academy of Paediatric Dentistry},
  year={2012},
  volume={13 3},
  pages={
          239-40
        }
}
AIM Approach to dental trauma should always be based on a careful examination of the traumatised area, including both hard and soft tissues, to ascertain the presence of a foreign body and to assess the best treatment and follow-up. In this work a case of an orthodontic bracket migrated to the upper lip and retained there for 10 years, following a trauma is discussed. CASE REPORT The patient complained symptomatic swelling of the upper lip; palpation and x-rays showed the presence of a… CONTINUE READING