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CASE REPORT
Year : 2020  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 80-83

Removable functional space maintainer for esthetic rehabilitation of a child with severe early childhood caries


1 Department of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry, People's Dental College and Hospital, Kathmandu, Nepal
2 Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, College of Dental Surgery, B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal

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Amita Rai
Department of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry, People's Dental College and Hospital, Kathmandu
Nepal
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/ijpr.ijpr_23_19

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Early childhood caries causing early loss of teeth resulting in compromised esthetics, function, and malocclusion is one of the dreaded but frequently encountered situations in pediatric patients. Here, we report a case in which extraction of badly carious primary anterior and posterior teeth was done followed by rehabilitation with removable space maintainer to establish esthetics and function in a five-year-old boy.


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