Krishna Madhukumaran Pillai Sreekaladevi1, Radhika Srikhakollu2, Aishwarya Dham3*, Vivek Narra4, Abighna Mannepalli5 and Hridya Jayaprakash6
1Oral Physician and Maxillofacial Radiologist, Sri Karpaga Vinaayak Dental Clinic, Trichy, Tamil Nadu, India
2General Dentist, Rhode Island, USA
3Periodontist, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India
4General Dentist, Springfield, IL-USA
5Periodontist, Springfield, IL-USA
6Periodontist, Clove Dental, Sholinganallur, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
*Corresponding Author: Aishwarya Dham, Periodontist, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India.
Received: August 26, 2022; Published: September 26, 2022
Trauma to the oral soft tissues such as tongue, mucosa, lips occur coz of any injury to the dentition. Traumatic dental injuries (TDI) represent one of the most common oral health problems requiring emergency management. Clinicians and primary health centre workers should be aware of the chances of inclusion of a fractured tooth fragment in any soft tissue of the orofacial region and the management protocol for the same. This paper reports a case of TDI where the fractured tooth fragment caused trauma to the tongue.
Keywords: Traumatic; Dental; Injury
Citation: Aishwarya Dham., et al. “A Report on Traumatic Dental Injury”. Acta Scientific Dental Sciences 6.10 (2022): 97-99.
Copyright: © 2022 Aishwarya Dham., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.