Intrusive luxation in primary teeth - Review of literature and report of a case.

@article{Gupta2011IntrusiveLI,
  title={Intrusive luxation in primary teeth - Review of literature and report of a case.},
  author={Megha Gupta},
  journal={The Saudi dental journal},
  year={2011},
  volume={23 4},
  pages={167-76}
}
Luxation injuries such as intrusion are commonly seen in the primary dentition. Intrusion drives the tooth deeper into the alveolar socket, which results in damage to the pulp and peridontium. Difficulty in gaining compliance from a very young child and the risk of damaging the permanent tooth germ makes the management of these injuries challenging. Careful clinical and radiographic examination along with regular follow-up is essential. A case of intrusive luxation to the maxillary central… CONTINUE READING