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Table 2 Aetiology of trauma to anterior teeth among the patients

From: Pattern of traumatised anterior teeth among adult Nigerians and complications from late presentation

Aetiology Frequency
n
Percent
%
Falls 43 26.4
Motor cycle accidents (MCA) 30 18.4
Domestic accidents 21 12.9
Cracking bone and palm kernel (CBPK) 15 9.2
Motor vehicle accidents (MVA) 14 8.6
Fights 13 8.0
Sporting activities 10 6.1
Assaults 10 6.1
Occupational accident 5 3.1
Opening bottle cork 2 1.2
Total 163 100.0
  1. Assaults included cases of domestic violence, physical abuse and gunshot