Reasons for the Extraction of Primary Teeth in Primary School-age Children in Zonguldak, Turkey: A Retrospective Study

Objective: Determination of the factors causing the extraction of primary teeth is important for countries to take the necessary precautions while establishing their health policies. This study aimed to evaluate the reasons for the extraction of primary teeth in primary school-age children in Zonguldak, Turkey. Materials­and­Methods:­Age, sex, medical condition, type of tooth extracted, and the reason for the primary teeth extraction were examined retrospectively in the records of patients who applied to Bülent Ecevit University Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Pedodontics between 2012 and 2016. As a result of the examination, information about the reasons for the primary teeth extraction, the type of tooth extracted, and each patient’s age and gender were collected and analyzed. Results: A total of 2429 primary teeth were extracted from 1812 children (1013 females and 799 males). Caries (51.6%) was the most frequent reason for extraction of primary teeth. Primary molar teeth (73.7%) were the most common type of teeth was extracted. When the distribution of the reasons for extraction was examined based on age groups, the most prominent reason in the 7-, 8-, and 9-year-old age group was tooth caries (p

Zonguldak İlinde İlkokul Çağı Çocuklarında Süt Dişi Çekim Nedenleri: Retrospektif Bir Çalışma

Amaç: Süt dişi çekim nedenlerinin belirlenmesi ülkelerin sağlık politikalarını oluştururken gerekli önlemleri almaları açısından önem taşımaktadır. Bu çalışma Türkiye’nin Zonguldak ilindeki ilkokul çağı çocuklarında süt dişi çekimine neden olan etkenlerin belirlenmesini amaçlamıştır. Gereç ve Yöntemler: Çalışmamızda 2012-2016 yılları arasında Bülent Ecevit Üniversitesi Diş Hekimliği Fakültesi, Pedodonti Anabilim Dalı’na tedavi amacıyla başvuran hastaların kayıtlarında yer alan yaş, cinsiyet, tıbbi durum, çekilen diş sayısı ve primer diş çekimi nedeni retrospektif olarak incelenmiştir. İnceleme sonucunda süt dişi çekim nedenleri, çekilmiş süt dişlerinin tipleri ve her hastanın yaşı ve cinsiyeti ile ilgili bilgiler toplanmış ve analiz edilmiştir. Bulgular: Yapılan incelemede, 1812 çocuk hastadan (1013 kız, 799 erkek) 2429 adet süt dişi çekildiği tespit edilmiştir. Diş çürüğü (%51,6) en çok rastlanılan süt dişi çekim nedenidir. Süt molar dişler (%73,7) en çok çekilen diş tipidir. Yaş gruplarına göre çekim nedenlerinin dağılımı incelendiğinde, 7, 8 ve 9 yaş gruplarında en belirgin süt dişi çekim nedeni diş çürüğü (p

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Kaynak Göster

Meandros Medical And Dental Journal
  • ISSN: 2149-9063
  • Yayın Aralığı: Yılda 3 Sayı
  • Başlangıç: 2000

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