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Tooth Ankylosis Summary

Description: Solid fixation of a tooth resulting from fusion of the cementum and alveolar bone, with obliteration of the periodontal ligament. It is uncommon in the deciduous dentition and very rare in permanent teeth. (Jablonski's Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)

Also Known As: Ankylosis of Teeth; Dental Ankylosis; Ankyloses, Dental; Ankyloses, Dentoalveolar; Ankyloses, Tooth Show All >>

Networked: 27 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 5 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Tooth Ankylosis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Osteoprotegerin : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  2. Fibronectins (Fibronectin) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  3. Fibrin : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  4. Collagen : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  5. Fluorides : 2 results : IBA
  6. Alendronate (Alendronate Sodium) : 1 result : FDA 18 Generic
  7. Proteins (Proteins, Gene) : 1 result : IBA
  8. Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene (DDE) : 1 result : IBA
  9. coronal Dentin dysplasia : 1 result : IBA
  10. oxytalan : 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Tooth Ankylosis

  1. Root Resorption
  2. Necrosis
  3. Hypercementosis
  4. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)
  5. Tooth Avulsion
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Key Therapies for Tooth Ankylosis

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  1. Replantation : 1 study in 6 results
  2. Bite Force (Occlusal Forces) : 1 study in 2 results
  3. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 4 results
  4. Transplants (Transplant) : 1 result
  5. Prostheses and Implants (Prosthesis) : 1 result
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