Overbite


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Overbite

 

a type of occlusion, usually congenital, in which the alveolar process of the maxilla and the front teeth protrude forward considerably. When the jaws are in centric occlusion, there is no contact between the front teeth. Orthodontic and surgical methods are used to correct the condition.

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Overbite and overjet appeared to play insignificant role in the type of occlusal scheme.
There was no statistically significant difference between the groups and identified time periods in terms of the overjet, overbite, maxillary and mandibular intercanine widths, intermolar widths and arch lengths.
Caption: Figure 2: Intraoral pictures showing an overjet of 6 mm and about 30% overbite
Conclusions: An increase in overbite and inter-canine width, and a reduction in the irregularity index of teeth was detected during the mixed dentition phase.
Los parametros fueron overjet [menor que o igual a] -4,73 mm, indice de Wits [menor que o igual a] -11,18 mm, IMPA [menor que o igual a] 80,8, relacion Mx/Mn [menor que o igual a] 65,9%, overbite [menor que o igual a] -0,18 mm y angulo gonial [mayor que o igual a] 120,8.
There was no statistically significant relationship between the severity of OSA of the studied patients and the observed degrees of overjet (p=0.427), overbite (p=0.861) and buccal or lingual crossbite (p=0.364).
Class II division 2 patient usually present with decresed lower face height where lower incisors super erupt giving rise to deep overbite tendency associated with exaggerated curve of Spee6.
A Class I canine and molar relationship and normal overjet and overbite were achieved as well as closure of the maxillary midline diastema (Figures 6 and 7).
Every patient that met the inclusion criteria and provided consent or whom consent was provided for underwent an oral examination and the measurement of his or her occlusal characteristics (including overjet, overbite, maxillary midline diastema, anterior crossbite, posterior crossbite, incisor irregularity, and Angle's molar classification).
The treatment objectives for this patient were to improve facial and dental aesthetics, close anterior open-bite, correct dental and skeletal relationship, relieve maxillary constriction, and achieve ideal overbite and overjet.
A dental brace is a device used to correct the alignment of teeth and bite-related problems (including underbite, overbite, etc.).