Spontaneous improvement of gingival recession after correction of tooth positioning.


A 30-year-old woman sought treatment for malpositioned mandibular incisors; the roots were positioned outside the alveolar bone, related to severe localized gingival recession. She had been previously treated orthodontically and subsequently underwent 2 gingival grafts. The new treatment included torquing the roots back within the alveolar bone and referral… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ajodo.2013.05.012



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