Orthodontic Management with Traction and Asymmetric Extraction for Multiple Impacted Permanent Maxillary Teeth – A Case Report
Qiannan Niu1, Liang Zhang2, Juan Dai1, Feifei Li1, Xue Feng1, *
Identifiers and Pagination:Year: 2016
First Page: 553
Last Page: 560
Publisher ID: TODENTJ-10-553
Article History:Received Date: 10/06/2016
Revision Received Date: 1/09/2016
Acceptance Date: 07/09/2016
Electronic publication date: 31/10/2016
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Multiple impacted teeth are a rare eruption disturbance that increases the case complexity. In this article, we described a 13-year-old boy whose 5 permanent maxillary teeth were not erupted although their root formation was complete. The orthodontic treatment with traction and asymmetric extraction was performed to achieve a significantly improved functional and esthetic result.