crossbite


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crossbite

(ˈkrɒsˌbaɪt)
n
(Dentistry) a dental condition in which the lower teeth are in front of the upper teeth
vb (tr)
obsolete to trick or deceive (a person)
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This atlas outlines the fundamental treatment concepts of orthodontic therapy, covering key problems in orthodontics, and treatment of crossbite, deep bite, open bite, and class II and class III malocclusion, as well as extraction therapy.
It works brilliantly on broad range of crowding, spacing, open bite, deep bite, narrow arches, posterior crossbite, anterior crossbite, extraction among a few to name.
Although DAI is recommended by the WHO (11) and has been used worldwide in studies on the need for orthodontic treatment (14,32), this index may underestimate the occurrence of malocclusion because it does not include conditions such as posterior crossbite, deep bite or midline changes (19), which may bring limitations to this study.
4 These habits may contribute to significant dental problems such as soft tissue injury, tooth loss, tooth wear, increased overjet, anterior open bite, and posterior crossbite.
Combining traditional techniques to correct anterior open bite and posterior crossbite.
Effect of unilatewral posterior crossbite on the electromyographic activity of human masticatory muscles.
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.
Transverse maxillary deficiency manifest itself clinically as unilateral or bilateral posterior crossbite and maxillary expansion is used for its treatment (1).
Masticatory muscle thickness, bite force, and occlusal contacts in young children with unilateral posterior crossbite.
Inclusion criteria were selected children with unilateral or bilateral posterior crossbite and evidence of maxillary deficiency, evaluated by an orthodontist.
Chibinski AR, Czlusniak GD, Evaluation of treatment for functional posterior crossbite of the deciduous dentition using Planas, direct tracks, Indian J Dent Res.