A common situation – an unsuccessfully caught nut or other hard object in food leads to tooth damage right up to a chip. The same thing happens with the bones in the fish or when cracking pieces of ice. Fortunately, the situation is not critical, and almost any damage can be repaired. In this article we will analyze the types of damage and possible options for tissue repair (restoration). Continue reading
Osteoradinecrosis (ORN) of the lower jaw is a serious complication that can occur in patients after a course of radiotherapy during the complex treatment of neoplasms of the head and neck. The predisposing factors in this case are the radiation dose, tumor localization, a history of dental injury and a compromised dental status. Continue reading
As mentioned in parts I and II of the series of articles about ankylosis, several factors must be taken into account when choosing the appropriate treatment option for ankylosed tooth. When diagnosing ankylosis in a child, these factors are important to evaluate before treatment.
Is ankylosed tooth temporary or permanent Continue reading