Journal of Dentistry Indonesia
Vol 9, No 2 (2002): August

Perawatan Ortodonti pada Kasus Mutilasi dengan Resorpsi Tulang Alveolar dan Resesi Gingiva (Laporan Kasus)

Widayati, Retno ( Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Universitas Indonesia, Jakarta 10430 )
Idris, Widokinasih ( Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Universitas Indonesia, Jakarta 10430 )



Article Info

Publish Date
18 Sep 2015

Abstract

In the mutilated case in adults, generally malocclusion is often accompanied by less support of periodontal tissues, such as alveolar bone resorption and gingival recession. The treatment of orthodontic is to arrange the teeth into good position and good occlusion, but is widely known to increase the alveolar bone resorption. In handling such case, orthodontist needs to look at factors which do not increase existing alveolar bone resorption and gingival recession. In this case report, it will be reported orthodontic treatment on mutilated case which are accompanied by alveolar bone resorption and gingival recession on a patient of 45 years and 4 months of age.

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Journal Info

Abbrev

JDI

Publisher

Subject

Dentistry Medicine & Pharmacology

Description

Journal of Dentistry Indonesia (JDI) is a scientific journal that is published three times annually (April, August and December). This journal aims for continuous dissemination of updates in relation to dentistry and its related fields in the form of original articles, case reports and reviews. Its ...