ISSN: 0975-8798, 0976-156X
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Ravindra Vangala, Satish Varma N, Pradeep Kumar V, Ujwala T, Navya P
Fixed Orthodontic Treatment involves the use of applinces with many metallic components. Some times appliance parts may go missing between appointments instead of and may be noticed during recall appointments. Ingestion of this parts is rare but if it happens it may be life threatening. Herewith a case of ingestion of metallic brass wire ligature and timely intervention is discussed.
Published Date: 2013-03-31;