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Int Poster J Dent Oral Med 19 (2017), OMD/PDA     15. Jan. 2018
Int Poster J Dent Oral Med 18 (2016), OMD/PDA  (15.01.2017)

Supplement, Poster 1102, Language: English

Bilateral Palatal Inclusion Canines in a Patient with Skeletal Class III
Lavall, Asela / Pires, Liliana Pereira / Ustrell, Josep / Alfaiate, David
This case report discusses the management of a bilateral palatal inclusion canines in a patient with skeletal class III. The treatment plan was divided in 2 phases: Interceptive phase and in the second one the patient put a fixed orthodontic appliance and was also held a surgery for the exposure of the canines and their traction. The correction of the position of this canines entails a greater improvement in the function, aesthetics and general oral health to the patient.

Keywords: maxillary canines, inclusion, traction, surgery approach

25th Annual Meeting of the Portuguese Dental Association
10.-12. November 2016
Exponor, Porto, Portugal