Allogenic tooth transplantation using 3D printing: A case report and review of the literature
Hu-Di Xu, The State Key Laboratory Breeding Base of Basic Science of Stomatology (Hubei-MOST) and Key Laboratory of Oral Biomedicine Ministry of Education, Wuhan University, Wuhan 430079, Hubei Province, China
Richard J Miron, Department of Periodontology, College of Dental Medicine, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314-7796, United States
Xiao-Xin Zhang, Yu-Feng Zhang, Department of Oral Implantology, School of Stomatology, Wuhan University, Wuhan 430079, Hubei Province, China
Author contributions: Zhang XX, Xu HD, and Zhang YF contributed to the case report design; Xu HD collected and provided the data; Xu HD and Miron RJ drafted the manuscript; Zhang XX was the principle author of the paper, had full access to all data, and is the guarantor; Zhang YF supervised the report and the publication process; all authors read and confirmed the final version of this article.
Supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China, No. 81600906, No. 81771050, and No. 81570954; the Natural Science Foundation of Hubei Province, No.2017CFA025; and the National Key R& D Program of China, No. 2018YFC1105300.
Informed consent statement: Informed consent was received from the patient for the publication of the report and accompanying images. The patient read the submitted version of the report and confirmed its content.
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Corresponding author: Xiao-Xin Zhang, DDS, MD, PhD, Academic Research, Attending Doctor, Doctor, Surgeon, Teacher, Department of Oral Implantology, Wuhan University, 237 Luoyu Road, Wuhan 430079, Hubei Province, China. email@example.com
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Received: April 11, 2019
Peer-review started: April 12, 2019
First decision: May 31, 2019
Revised: June 25, 2019
Accepted: July 20, 2019
Article in press: July 20, 2019
Published online: September 6, 2019