TITLE

A method to correct a single premolar tooth in crossbite

AUTHOR(S)
Davis, P. Jane
PUB. DATE
January 1991
SOURCE
Quintessence International;Jan1991, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In Class I malocclusions, when the only complaint is the localized crossbite of a premolar, resulting from a mild shortage of space, correction can be simply undertaken. Adams clasps and an expansion screw are incorporated into a simple removable appliance designed to provide space to align the malpositioned tooth, which is then guided into the line of the arch by a piece of elastomeric thread stretched between the Adams clasps.
ACCESSION #
38698842

 

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