Endodontic management of vertical crown - root fracture of a traumatised maxillary anterior tooth

Mridula Parameswaran, Ramesh Maryam Zahed Kumar


Vertical  fractures   of teeth often poses a major dilemma to the dentist   in terms of diagnosis and treatment plan. This paper reports the successful endodontic management of a traumatised  permanent maxillary central incisor with complicated vertical crown root fracture  by immediate coronal segment  reattachment, endodontic therapy, intraradicular resin reinforcement and subsequent placement of fibre post which rendered the tooth asymptomatic and fully functional during a follow up period of one year.


Vertical Fracture;Crown Root Fracture;Intraradicular Reinforcement


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