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Case Reports in Dentistry
Volume 2015, Article ID 186945, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/186945
Case Report

Elastic Band Causing Exfoliation of the Upper Permanent Central Incisors

1Departamento de Biociências e Diagnóstico Oral, Instituto de Ciência e Tecnologia, Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP), Avenida 777 Engenheiro Francisco José Longo, Jardim São Dimas, 12245-000 São José dos Campos, SP, Brazil
2Departamento de Ciências Sociais e Odontopediatria, Instituto de Ciência e Tecnologia, Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP), Avenida 777 Engenheiro Francisco José Longo, Jardim São Dimas, 12245-000 São José dos Campos, SP, Brazil

Received 16 December 2014; Revised 8 March 2015; Accepted 8 March 2015

Academic Editor: Gilberto Sammartino

Copyright © 2015 Monica Ghislaine Oliveira Alves et al. 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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