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International Poster Journal of Dentistry and Oral Medicine



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Int Poster J Dent Oral Med 19 (2017), OMD/PDA     15. Jan. 2018
Int Poster J Dent Oral Med 19 (2017), OMD/PDA  (15.01.2018)

Supplement, Poster 1176, Language: English

Emergency treatment of a crown-root fracture
Pestana, Miguel Caldeira / Reis, G. N. / Sousa, A. J.
Twenty-one-year-old patient with no relevant prior clinical conditions came to the clinic due to an emergency regarding the tooth 1.3 which presented a crown-root fracture caused by an aggression, the tooth was previously intact. Due to the fracture configuration to position the clamp on the tooth 1.3 the mucoperiosteum was detached distally from the 1.1 and mesially from the 1.4 so that the clamp could be grasped directly to the bone. After direct pulp capping with calcium hydroxide and applying glass ionomer, the fragment was attached using dental adhesive and heated composite.

Keywords: pulp capping, emergency, crown-root fracture

26th Annual Meeting of the Portuguese Dental Association 2017 (OMD)
16.-18. November 2017
Altice Arena, Lisbon, Portugal