Case report: Hypodontia, ankylosis and infraocclusion: report of a case restored with a fibre-reinforced ceromeric bridge

@article{Sidhu2001CaseRH,
  title={Case report: Hypodontia, ankylosis and infraocclusion: report of a case restored with a fibre-reinforced ceromeric bridge},
  author={Harlyn K Sidhu and Arshad Ali},
  journal={British Dental Journal},
  year={2001},
  volume={191},
  pages={613-616}
}
Retained primary molars without permanent successors often undergo progressive infra-occlusion, without predictable exfoliation. Early prophylactic removal, after assessment of root resorption and adjacent periodontal support loss as well as age of onset, is often indicated. This article describes the joint orthodontic–restorative care of such a case and describes an alternative method of restoration using a fibre-reinforced ceromeric bridge. As well as a conservative preparation and good… CONTINUE READING