Tooth fracture

What is Tooth fracture?

Dental trauma refers to trauma (injury) to the teeth and/or periodontium (gums, periodontal ligament, alveolar bone), and nearby soft tissues such as the lips, tongue, etc. The study of dental trauma is called dental traumatology.

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hi thank you for the facility... i have undergone root canal tratment about 8 months ago from a private clinic but have not done what the doctor...

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As you have mentioned,you got your teeth root-canal treated and not put crown after that.

During the root canal procedure,the...

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Hi- i was hit hard in the bottom portion of my nose over the weekend and also in the area between my top lip and bottom of nose. The frenum behind...

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Thank you for the query.

Such trauma can always cause a fracture. Even if the symptoms does not indicate it. Nose septum or nasal bones are...

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