ISSN: 2455-4634 Clinical Group

International Journal of Oral and Craniofacial Science  Open Access


    Open Access Case Report Article ID: IJOCS-3-126

    Kissing canines associated with dentigerous cyst, a case report of transmigrated bilateral impacted mandibular canines

    Ashok Dongol*, Pradeep Acharya, Ram Prasad Yadav, Arun Kumar Mahat, Anjani Kumar Yadav, Ashish Shrestha6 and Mehul Rajesh Jaisani

    Transmigration, a phenomenon most often involving mandibular canine, refers to the migration of an unerupted tooth from its normal position to the contralateral side. Bilateral mandibular canine impaction with transmigration is a rare occurrence. These canines may exhibit kissing phenomenon in the radiograph. Very few cases of bilaterally impacted canines associated with dentigerous cyst have been reported. The case reported here deals with the management of kissing canines associated with dentigerous cyst.


    Published on: Jun 28, 2017 Pages: 14-16

    Full Text PDF Full Text HTML DOI: 10.17352/2455-4634.000026 CrossMark

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