Hopeless lateral incisor in a young patient

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Initial Exam

The patient had recently an abscess which had to be incised.
The private dentist finally refered the patient to the prosthetic clinic of the
University of Zurich.

Patient history

Chief complaint

After emergency treatment (abscess and incision) the patient was refered to a specialist clinic. The private dentist classified the tooth as hopeless. The patient had high expectations regarding the aesthetics.


Please tick the boxes of the diagnoses that apply to this
patient and fill in the text boxes. This is an exercise, no-one can see your answers.


Please indicate a single tooth prognosis for each tooth or
implant by dragging the + (secure), ? (doubtful) or - (hopeless) icons on each tooth
on the OPG.

My planning

Therapy options

Here we present the treatment planning by the dentist
who treated this case. Please note: there are no right or wrong solutions, all plannings
are here to be discussed.


View the therapy that was carried out for this patient.

Final exam

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and X-rays