• overjet
  • Class II: Distocclusion (retrognathism, overjet, overbite) In this situation, the mesiobuccal cusp of the upper first molar is not aligned with the mesiobuccal groove of the lower first molar. (wikipedia.org)
  • Class III: Mesiocclusion (prognathism, Anterior crossbite, negative overjet, underbite) In this case the upper molars are placed not in the mesiobuccal groove but posteriorly to it. (wikipedia.org)
  • posterior
  • Her ANB angle was -4.5 degrees, and she had a 2-mm anterior crossbite, a 1-mm overbite, and a posterior asymmetric crossbite (greater on the left side). (biomedsearch.com)
  • They have an open bite malocclusion and present with development of posterior crossbite. (wikipedia.org)
  • Unilateral crossbites can present with following features in a child Lower midline deviation to the crossbite side Class 2 Subdivision relationships Temporomandibular disorders A child with posterior crossbite should be treated immediately if the child shifts his mandible on closing which is often seen in a unilateral crossbite as mentioned above. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the Anterior-Posterior dimension, appliances such as Class II and Class III are used. (wikipedia.org)
  • This involves prevention of any eruption of posterior molars because their eruption would lead to mandible moving downwards and backwards which would cause worsening of a Class II malocclusion and increase in the lower facial height. (wikipedia.org)
  • cephalometric
  • The aim of this cephalometric investigation was therefore to identify possible pretreatment parameters for the prediction of individual Class II improvement induced by RME in early mixed dentition patients. (springeropen.com)
  • surgical
  • Surgical options for correction of hemifacial atrophy include alloplastic implants, free dermis/fat grafts, fat injections, and fasciocutaneous free tissue flaps. (brainscape.com)
  • appliances
  • Other classes of functional appliances include removable appliances and over the head appliances, and these functional appliances are used to redirect jaw growth. (wikipedia.org)
  • Angle contributed greatly to the design of orthodontic and dental appliances, making many simplifications. (wikipedia.org)
  • Various compliance independent class correction appliances are available. (heighpubs.org)
  • These two appliances interlock at an angle, and they move your lower jaw forward and lock it into the ideal position when you bite together. (wikipedia.org)
  • dental
  • His first paper was entitled Dental Education and Mechanics which was published in Ohio State Journal of Dental Science in 1881. (wikipedia.org)