Tooth loss treatment in the anterior region: autotransplantation of premolars and cryopreservation.

@article{Paulsen2006ToothLT,
  title={Tooth loss treatment in the anterior region: autotransplantation of premolars and cryopreservation.},
  author={Hans Ulrik Paulsen and Jens Andreasen and Ole Schwartz},
  journal={World journal of orthodontics},
  year={2006},
  volume={7 1},
  pages={
          27-34
        }
}
Avulsed and lost anterior teeth are common in young people. Using autotransplantation, it is possible to move problems in dental arches to regions where they are more easy to solve orthodontically. Transplantation of premolars with three-quarter root formation or full root formation with wide-open apical foramina provides the best prognosis for long-term survival. This article describes the use of autotransplantation and orthodontic treatment, together with cryopreservation, in connection with… CONTINUE READING