Closure of space corresponding to lower permanent molar loss, with mini-implant support

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Edition V16N04 | Year 2017 | Editorial BBO Clinical Case | Pages 107 to 118

Antônio Carlos de Oliveira Ruellas, Luciana Duarte Caldas, Ricardo Martins de Oliveira Ruellas

The aim of this article was to report the diagnosis, planning and orthodontic treatment of an Angle Class I malocclusion, with severe anteroinferior dental crowding, absence of tooth #37 and presence of fixed prosthesis at the site. The therapeutic procedures are described, showing the results obtained after the extraction of the lower central incisor, removal of the fixed prosthesis and mesial movement of the tooth #38 with mini-implant anchorage.

Orthodontics, corrective, Tooth extraction, Tooth movement,

Ruellas ACO, Caldas LD, Ruellas RMO. Fechamento de espaço correspondente à perda de molar permanente inferior, com apoio em mini-implante. Rev Clín Ortod Dental Press. 2017 Ago-Set;16(4):107-18. https://doi.org/10.14436/1676-6849.16.4.107-118.bbo

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