Orthodontic treatment of an impacted dilacerated maxillary incisor: a case report.

@article{Cozza2005OrthodonticTO,
  title={Orthodontic treatment of an impacted dilacerated maxillary incisor: a case report.},
  author={Paola Cozza and Alessandra Marino and R Cond{\`o}},
  journal={The Journal of clinical pediatric dentistry},
  year={2005},
  volume={30 2},
  pages={93-7}
}
Dilaceration is one of the causes of permanent maxillary incisor eruption failure. It is a developmental distortion of the form of a tooth that commonly occurs in permanent incisors as result of trauma to the primary predecessors whose apices lie close to the permanent tooth germ. We present a case of post-traumatic impaction of a dilacerated central… CONTINUE READING