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CASE REPORT
Year : 2013  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 178-181

Mesiodens used for allotransplantation


1 Department of Pedodontic and Preventive Dentistry, College of Dental Sciences, Davangere, Karnataka, India
2 Department of Pedodontic and Preventive Dentistry, Bangalore, Karnataka, India

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DOI: 10.4103/2278-9626.112324

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This is a case report of an 11-year-old male patient in whom a mesiodens from a donor was used as an allotransplant to replace his missing central incisor. The treatment results over 1 year showed successful periodontal healing and functioning of the allotransplanted tooth. The aim of this paper is to report a procedure, allotransplantation of tooth, which is followed from ages but less preferred and documented and is surrounded by variable prognosis and also highlight the use of a mesiodens, which in any case has to be extracted and usually of no other use.


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