IMPACTED CANINE EXTRACTION COMPLICATION: CASE REPORT


ATALAY B., Ozturk B., Cetin O., EMES Y., Tuskan C. A., AYBAR B.

JOURNAL OF ISTANBUL UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF DENTISTRY, vol.44, no.3, pp.181-187, 2010 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ISTANBUL UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF DENTISTRY
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI)
  • Page Numbers: pp.181-187
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Most common extraction complication of maxillary molars and premolars is the root being dislodged into the maxillary sinus. Generally Caldwell Luc procedure is applied for patients to take out tooth particules from that sinus side. This case report is about a patient whose maxillary impacted canine root has dislodged into the maxillary sinus during surgery and its removal by a Caldwell-Luc operation.