maxillary arch


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maxillary arch

[′mak·sə‚ler·ē ′ärch]
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This is in agreement with a standpoint, proposed by Peavy & Kendrick that "the closer the rugae are to the teeth, the more prone they are to stretch in the direction that their associated teeth move" This is also consistent with the point of view of van der Linden & Almeida that change in shape of maxillary arch (for example expanding arch) and extraction of maxillary anterior teeth can lead to displacement of distal endpoint of the palatal rugae.
Caption: Figure 1: Intraoral examination reveals Kennedy Class I edentulism in maxillary arch.
1] Subject sample Subject subgroup Uzorak with the ispitanika extractions in the maxillary arch Podgrupa ispitanika sa ekstrakcijama u maksilarnom luku Early performed extractions "e" 90 32 Rano izvedene ekstrakcije "e" Late performed extractions "1" 95 33 Kasno izvedene ekstrakcije "l" Tota/Ukupno 185 65 [A.
It is suggested that the maxillary fraenum should be redefined and identified as a vertical band of lip tissue extending from the inside portion of the upper lip attaching to the alveolar mucosa of the maxillary arch [Kotlow, 2004a].
Because the lower arch is more constrained, the limits of expansion for stability seem to be tighter for it than the maxillary arch.
Widen the mandibular arch by reciprocal response to maxillary arch enlargement.
A loose tooth in the maxillary arch was found incidentally, and it was removed to obviate the possibility of aspiration.
The stress-bearing areas in the maxillary arch are the horizontal plates of the palatine bone, and the relieving areas are midpalatine raphe and the incisive papilla.
On clinical examination it was found that maxillary arch was completely edentulous and only one tooth was present in the mandibular arch per quadrant.
Intraoral examination showed satisfactory oral hygiene, full maxillary arch crossbite, attrition of dentition and multiple retained deciduous teeth.
Arch width: The maxillary arch width was significantly less in the affected group compared with healthy controls in all dimensions, P values were less than 0.