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International Journal of Periodontics & Restorative Dentistry
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Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 12 (1992), No. 5     1. Sep. 1992
Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 12 (1992), No. 5  (01.09.1992)

Page 395-405


The cracked-tooth syndrome: clinical features and case reports
Geurtsen
Over a period of 5 months, 18 patients with one or more cracked teeth were treated. Mandibular first molars and maxillary premolars were the teeth most frequently affected. The least affected teeth were mandibular premolars. Predisposing factors for cracked-tooth syndrome are decreased stability (such as caries or poor cavity design) and overloading of the tooth. Treatment involves initial reinforcement and a circumferential cast restoration.