Cracked tooth syndrome: characteristics and distribution among adults in a Nigerian teaching hospital.

@article{Udoye2009CrackedTS,
  title={Cracked tooth syndrome: characteristics and distribution among adults in a Nigerian teaching hospital.},
  author={Christopher Ikeokwu Udoye and Hamid Jafarzadeh},
  journal={Journal of endodontics},
  year={2009},
  volume={35 3},
  pages={334-6}
}
This study highlighted the characteristics and distribution of cracked tooth syndrome (CTS) and the associated factors in adult attendees in the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital. Three hundred seventy patients aged 18 years to 77 years with CTS-like conditions were included and studied over 12 months. The following information was recorded: suspected tooth and the dental arch, restorative status of the tooth, age and sex of the patient, results of bite test and transillumination, and the… CONTINUE READING