Tag: DEFINITION OF EXTRACTION

Tooth Extraction – Things to know about it

Definition ” Extraction is defined as complete, painless removal of tooth or tooth root with minimal trauma to surrounding investing structures, so that the wound heals uneventfully and there will be no post operative prosthetic problems”. Indications   Severe caries  Pulpal necrosis   Severe periodontal disease   Orthodontic reasons   Malopposed teeth   Cracked teeth   Prosthetic reasons  Impacted teeth   Supernumerary …