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A successful outcome using a minimal invasive approach to manage a severe trauma to the primary maxillary incisor in a toddler

Authors

  • Senda Charone,

    1. Pediatric Dentistry, Department of Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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  • Erika Calvano Kuchler,

    1. Pediatric Dentistry, Department of Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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  • Marcelo De Castro Costa,

    1. Pediatric Dentistry, Department of Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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  • Lucianne Cople Maia

    1. Pediatric Dentistry, Department of Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Abstract

Abstract –  Intrusive and lateral luxation are common traumatic injuries in children. The aim of this work is to report the successful conservative management of severe intrusion and lateral luxations of the primary maxillary central incisors in a 27-month-old patient.

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