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Correction of sever rotation of central maxillary incisor with fixed-removable appliance in the mixed dentition stage: A case report

(2016) Correction of sever rotation of central maxillary incisor with fixed-removable appliance in the mixed dentition stage: A case report. JOURNAL OF ORAL HEALTH AND ORAL EPIDEMIOLOGY.

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Abstract

Abstract BACKGROUND AND AIM: The aim of this case report is to present an approach used to correct severe rotation of anterior maxillary teeth in a pre-adolescent boy. CASE REPORT: The patient was an 8-year-old boy in the mixed dentition stage and severe rotation of upper right central incisor. Whip appliance was consisted of a removable plate, a cantilever spring and a bonded molar tube on rotated tooth. After initial alignment and overcorrection of rotation during 6 months, circumferential supracrestal fiberotomy was performed. About 1 week after surgery, the device was removed and the retention period initiated. CONCLUSION: He semi-fixed-removable appliance can be very effective for correcting severe rotation of anterior teeth.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Maxillary Incisor; Tooth Rotation; Whip Appliance TEETH
Subjects: WU Dentistry. Oral Surgery > WU 100-113.7 Anatomy. Physiology. Hygiene
WU Dentistry. Oral Surgery > WU 140-166 Diseases. Injuries. Technology. Therapeutics
WU Dentistry. Oral Surgery > WU 210-290 Dental Anatomy. Diseases
Depositing User: مهندس هدی فهیم پور
URI: http://eprints.hums.ac.ir/id/eprint/5045

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