malocclusion

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malocclusion

[¦mal·ə′klü·zhən]
(medicine)
Faulty occlusion of the teeth.
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After insertion and fitting of the appliance, at every visit, the fit of the appliance was checked and the progress of the treatment was assessed by measuring the overjet.
Correlation of overjet, ANB and Wits appraisal for assessment of sagittal skeletal relationship.
The variables that were evaluated in the calibration process were the following: incisor alignment, Angle's classification of malocclusion, posterior and anterior crossbite, overjet, overbite, anterior open bite, and maxillary midline diastema.
La ausencia de estimulos paratipicos no permite la realizacion de excursiones laterales, llevando a un subdesarrollo mandibular, el cual puede conducir a un aumento del Overbite, Overjet y una relacion molar en escalon distal.
The lateral photo shows molar mesiocclusion and bilateral canine occlusion, mild overjet and overbite, and the presence of open cross bite in the right side (figure 2).
1,2) Increased maxillary overjet with protrusion and inadequate lip coverage are implicated as important intrinsic risk factors for TDI.
To adjust midline or overjet, upper and lower CAA CLEAR-ALIGNER can be used with in- termaxillary elastics (Fig.
En los estudios intraorales se observo en la figura 1 linea media superior no valorable, un overbite de 6 mm (respecto al 21 con 31), overjet de 2 mm (respecto al 21 con 31), ausencia clinica de OD (organo dentario) 11.
5) Assessment of the craniofacial structure involves measuring the cricomental space and the thyromental angle and distance, as well as measuring overjet.
Individual malocclusion traits Males Females Total % Increased overjet 192 160 352 17.