CASE REPORT


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, *
1 State Key Laboratory of Military Stomatology, Department of Orthodontics, School of Stomatology, The 4th Military Medical University, Xi’an 710032, China
2 Department of Stomatology, Hospital 323 of People’s Liberation Army, Xi’an 710045, China


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Abstract

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.

Keywords: Cleidocranial Dysplasia(CCD), Extraction, Facial Asymmetry, Impacted teeth, Orthodontic tractions.