Journal of Dental Rehabilitation and Applied Science:eISSN 2384-4272 pISSN 2384-4353

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Fig. 1. Clinical pictures (A - C) of a patient suffering from agenesis of both mandibular second premolars and buccal open bite on left side. (A) Both mandibular second primary molars were ankylosed and infraocclusion. (B) Extraction of ankylosed primary molars. And 1 month later, temporary anchorage devices (TADs) was inserted on left side for using as an anchorage for inter-maxillary elastics. (C) After 1 year, the width and height of the alveolar bone were better retained with TADs than without TADs (yellow arrows).
J Dent Rehabil Appl Sci 2020;36:272-81
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