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Palatal expansion with a total denture.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7547481     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A case report of a pediatric patient who had posterior crossbite is presented. She was diagnosed with hypophosphatasia and had primary tooth loss. A total denture was constructed for aesthetics and function. For the correction of posterior cross bite, a palatal screw was placed in the upper denture. The upper archs successfully expanded to a proper relationship.
A N Altay; I Kocadereli; G Atar
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of clinical pediatric dentistry     Volume:  19     ISSN:  1053-4628     ISO Abbreviation:  J Clin Pediatr Dent     Publication Date:  1995  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1995-11-14     Completed Date:  1995-11-14     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9100079     Medline TA:  J Clin Pediatr Dent     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  251-3     Citation Subset:  D    
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey.
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MeSH Terms
Anodontia / etiology,  therapy*
Dental Care for Chronically Ill
Denture, Complete
Hypophosphatasia / complications
Malocclusion / complications,  therapy*
Orthodontic Appliances, Removable*
Orthodontics, Interceptive / methods*
Palatal Expansion Technique / instrumentation*

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