Riassorbimento radicolare: Revisione della letteratura

Translated title of the contribution: Root resorption: A review

G. Farronato, A. Porro, G. Galbiati, L. Giannini, M. Moffa, C. Maspero

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Objectives The aim of the article is to perform a review about root resorption and its correlation with orthodontics, as well as to discover possible diagnostic methods. Materials and methods In order to perform a systematic research, it was consulted the Medline database. The searches retrieved 4,090 result; 357 of them were reviews and 159 papers were selected because of their relevance about the subject. Results and conclusions The study did not show a definitive therapy. Taking into consideration the prevalence of the problem, it is important to perform an early diagnosis through careful control of high-risk cases, such as the traumatized elements or patients during orthodontic treatments.

Translated title of the contributionRoot resorption: A review
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)193-203
Number of pages11
JournalDental Cadmos
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Orthodontics
  • Oral Surgery


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