Displacement of a mandibular canine following fracture of the mandible

Abstract

Much has been written on the aetiology of impacted maxillary canines, but ectopic mandibular canines, being a rarer anomaly, have attracted much less attention. This report describes a case in which the probable aetiology of the displacement of a lower canine was a mandibular fracture through the developing crypt 
DOI: 10.1038/sj.bdj.4808188

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