INDICATIONS OF TOOTH EXTRACTION

One question always arises in our mind during problem related to tooth that when we have to extract our tooth. Natural tooth preservation is very important but however some INDICATIONS are present where one should opt only for extraction.

THESE INDICATIONS ARE:
1) Severe caries that cannot be restored
2) Anatomical structures of tooth
3) Severe periodontal disease
4) Malpositioned tooth
5)Ssupernumerary tooth
6) Impacted tooth. (most commonly impacted tooth are 3rd molar also called as wisdom tooth and canine)
7) Before radiation therapy in cancer patients
8) Traumatic avulsion or intrusion of tooth due to fracture of alveolar bone
9) Teeth involved in fracture line of jaw
10) Crowded tooth with small jaw size

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