Pathologic Tooth Migration and Management Strategy

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Kachane Bunrowd


          Pathologic tooth migration is a common problem related to advanced periodontal disease. Many patients seek the solutions for their unesthetic displaced anterior teeth, chewing discomfort or phonetic effects. Management requires interdisciplinary approaches including periodontal, orthodontic, restorative or implant therapies. This article is aimed to review of factors associated with the problem, possible mechanisms and therapeutic treatments from periodontal points of view. Initial treatments necessitate cause-related therapy and following periodontal surgery leading to resolve inflammation within periodontium. Further beneficial treatments with evidence-based clinical outcomes and stability are also mentioned.

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Bunrowd K. Pathologic Tooth Migration and Management Strategy. Kb. Med. J. [Internet]. 2021 Mar. 8 [cited 2024 Apr. 15];1(1):55-64. Available from:
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