The Meaning of Tooth Migration
While the presence of space between teeth is common among children, pathologic tooth migration in adults may be indicative of oral disease.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss the concept of pathologic tooth migration.
- Identify the factors involved in tooth migration.
- Explain the treatment options for migrating teeth.
This course was published in the July 2015 issue and expires July 31, 2018. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.