Bucco-lingual Impaction of Mandibular Second Premolar: Case Report and Review of Literature


  •   Madiraju Guna Shekhar

  •   Pavagada S. Pavankumar

  •   Veeriah J. Chowdary

  •   Anil B. Shivappa


Mandibular second premolars rank third after third permanent molars and maxillary permanent canines in frequency of impaction. They are found impacted at different angulations and positions and should be carefully evaluated radiographically during treatment planning. This article reports a rare occurrence of bucco-lingually impacted mandibular second premolar treated with odontectomy and odontotomy with a brief review of the literature.

Keywords: bucco-lingual, impaction, mandible, second premolar, transverse


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How to Cite
Shekhar, M. G., Pavankumar, P. S., Chowdary, V. J., & Shivappa, A. B. (2020). Bucco-lingual Impaction of Mandibular Second Premolar: Case Report and Review of Literature. European Journal of Dental and Oral Health, 1(6). https://doi.org/10.24018/ejdent.2020.1.6.33