Dental-oral, Maxillo-facial Surgery
This case report describes dental management of a 15- year-old boy, undergoing treatment for Thalassaemia Major and Acute Myeloid Leukaemia with bone marrow transplant and immuno-suppressants. During the course of his treatment the patient developed a swelling in anterior maxilla and therefore was referred by the primary physician for evaluation. This case report highlights the management of medically compromised patients in a tertiary care hospital in which apexification was carried out in a permanent immature tooth utilizing MTA as an immediate apical plug.
Publication (Name of Journal)
JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association
(2020). Orthograde apical plug in a traumatized tooth with necrotic pulp and immature apex using calcium silicate cement: A case report. JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association, 70(2(Suppl 1)), S125-S128.
Available at: https://ecommons.aku.edu/pakistan_fhs_mc_surg_dent_oral_maxillofac/162