Nonsurgical Treatment of Class III Malocclusion with Nonextraction and Extraction of Mandibular First Premolar
Available Online February 2018.
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- Skeletal class III malocclusion, class III elastic, camouflage treatment
- Skeletal Class III malocclusion is some of the most complex cases to treat. Currently, orthognathic surgery and orthodontic camouflage are the standard technique for treating this condition in fully growing patients. With skeletal Class III orthodontic patients camouflage can be used to treat milder cases with Class III elastic. When patient declines orthodontic surgery, camouflage treatment with Class III elastics is a valid option. In this case report will showing two patients with skeletal Class III and the treatment for the first patient using fixed appliance and Class III elastic, the second patient using camouflage treatment and extraction of both the mandibular first premolars, and Class III elastic. The result of treatment are for the first patient malocclusion could be treated with Class III elastic and orthodontic movement, and the second patient the treatment technique needed extraction of the mandibular first premolar and used Class III elastic. As a conclusion are the skeletal Class III malocclusion could be treated with or without extraction of mandibular first premolar and the treatment have to use Class III elastics.
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TY - CONF AU - Nazruddin PY - 2018/02 DA - 2018/02 TI - Nonsurgical Treatment of Class III Malocclusion with Nonextraction and Extraction of Mandibular First Premolar BT - International Dental Conference of Sumatera Utara 2017 (IDCSU 2017) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 186 EP - 191 SN - 2468-5739 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/idcsu-17.2018.50 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/idcsu-17.2018.50 ID - Nazruddin2018/02 ER -