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Int Poster J Dent Oral Med 19 (2017), OMD/PDA     15. Jan. 2018
Int Poster J Dent Oral Med 18 (2016), OMD/PDA  (15.01.2017)

Supplement, Poster 1099, Language: English

The Use of a Ceramic Fragment for a Diastema Closure: A Clinical Case
Gameiro, Artur / Simões, M. B. / Amorim, T. / Fonseca, L. / Azul, A. C.
Male patient, healthy, aged 23, previous orthodontic treatment, unhappy with the aesthetics of his smile. Following anamnesis and a clinical and radiographic evaluation, multiple caries lesions, teeth showing amelogenesis imperfecta and an antero-superior diastema were diagnosed. Treatment plan involved an at-home dental bleaching, the aesthetic restorative treatment with composite resin of the caries lesions and teeth with amelogenesis imperfecta as well as a ceramic mini-veneer to close the diastema between teeth 12 and 13.

Keywords: ceramic, diastema, aesthetics, veneer

25th Annual Meeting of the Portuguese Dental Association
10.-12. November 2016
Exponor, Porto, Portugal