Fractured permanent incisors among Nigerian school children.

  title={Fractured permanent incisors among Nigerian school children.},
  author={B Falomo},
  journal={ASDC journal of dentistry for children},
  volume={53 2},
  • B Falomo
  • Published 1986 in ASDC journal of dentistry for children
An epidemiological survey was conducted on 2,979 Nigerian school children to assess the prevalence of fractured incisors. Of this 10- to 17-year-old group, 14.17 percent had one or more fractured incisors, with the maxillary central incisor the tooth most frequently involved in trauma.