Preadjusted bracket positioning on canines substituting absent maxillary lateral incisors

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Edition V19N03 | Year 2020 | Editorial Expertise Clinica | Pages 70 to 73

Giordani Santos SILVEIRA, Amanda Rafaela DINIZ Dauro, Douglas OLIVEIRA

The substitution of congenitally missing maxillary lateral incisors with mesial movement of the canines impose some clinical challenges to orthodontist. This article highlights a clinical tip of the bracket placement in canines to facilitate achieving more natural-look- ing maxillary dentoalveolar anterior region.

Anodontia. Orthodontic space closure. Dental esthetics.

Silveira GS, Diniz AR, Oliveira DD. Posicionamento de braquete pré-ajustado em caninos que substituem incisivos laterais superiores ausentes. Rev Clín Ortod Dental Press. 2020 Jun-Jul;19(3):70-3.

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