J Dent Rehabil Appl Sci.  2021 Dec;37(4):274-280. 10.14368/jdras.2021.37.4.274.

Intentional replantation with preapplication of orthodontic force on mandibular second molar

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  • 1Department of Conservative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Dental Science Research Institute, Chonnam National University, Gwangju, Republic of Korea

Abstract

Intentional replantation has been used for alternative treatment for conventional root canal therapy. This case report describes that the intentional replantation with application of extrusive orhodontic force for 6 weeks, on which tooth of previous root canal the-rapy. As preapplicatory orthodontic force, tooth moblity was increased so that extraction of the designated tooth was more easily accomplished and augmented volume of periodontal ligament is expected to acceleated gingival reattachment.

Keyword

orthodontic force; intentional replantation
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