Cracked Tooth Syndrome (CTS) - A Review and Updates

H C Baranwal, Akash Kumar Baranwal, Pragati Sachan, Adit Srivastava

Abstract


Till date, in the current dental practices, dentists often come across with few critical dental situations that remain undiagnosed or not managed properly. They should be careful about such conditions. Cracked tooth syndrome (CTS) may be one of those conditions. The diagnosis of CTS at an early stage may lead to successful restorative management and good outcomes. Purpose of this article is to provide an overview of the clinical features, diagnosis, classification, and management of cracked teeth which may be a diagnostic challenge in clinical practice.


Keywords


Endodontics, Cracked teeth, Pulpitis, Microleakage, Temporo-mandibular joint.

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