SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

 
vol.38 issue3Trèlat's beads as oral manifestations in patients with HIV/TB author indexsubject indexarticles search
Home Pagealphabetic serial listing  

Services on Demand

Journal

Article

Indicators

Related links

  • On index processCited by Google
  • Have no similar articlesSimilars in SciELO
  • On index processSimilars in Google

Share


Revista Española de Cirugía Oral y Maxilofacial

On-line version ISSN 2173-9161Print version ISSN 1130-0558

Abstract

SANCHIS, José M.; MURILLO, Judith; DIAZ, José M.  and  SANCHIS, José Carlos. Ectopic mandibular third molar in the sub-condylar region: a clinical case and a literature review. Rev Esp Cirug Oral y Maxilofac [online]. 2016, vol.38, n.3, pp.176-180. ISSN 2173-9161.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.maxilo.2015.02.001.

Ectopic impaction of the mandibular third molar in the condylar region is an extremely rare condition. This report describes a case of an impacted tooth in the sub-condylar region in a woman with hemifacial discomfort and recurrent swelling. A description of the surgical management of this pathology is given as well as a literatura review.

Keywords : Ectopic tooth; Third molar; Dentigerous cyst.

        · abstract in Spanish     · text in Spanish     · Spanish ( pdf )

 

Creative Commons License All the contents of this journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License