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Volume 2011, Article ID 381382, 5 pages
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Case Report

Transmigration of Mandibular Canine: Report of Four Cases and Review of Literature

1Oral Medicine and Radiology Department, Sudha Rustagi College of Dental Science & Research, Faridabad, Haryana, 121002, India
2Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, PDM Dental College & Research Institute, Bahadurgarh, Haryana, 124507, India

Received 6 May 2011; Accepted 16 June 2011

Academic Editors: Y.-K. Chen, G. Colella, R. A. de Mesquita, and A. Markopoulos

Copyright © 2011 Gaurav Sharma and Archna Nagpal. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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