A review of impacted permanent maxillary cuspids--diagnosis and prevention.

@article{Richardson2000ARO,
  title={A review of impacted permanent maxillary cuspids--diagnosis and prevention.},
  author={Graeme Richardson and Kathleen A D D S Russell},
  journal={Journal},
  year={2000},
  volume={66 9},
  pages={497-501}
}
As impacted permanent maxillary cuspids occur in 1-2% of the population, the general dentist should know the signs and symptoms of this condition and the interceptive treatment. Features of buccal or palatal cuspid impaction include lack of canine bulges in the buccal sulcus indicating a lingual eruption path and possible impaction; lack of symmetry between the exfoliation and eruption of cuspids that may indicate palatal or lingual impaction; and abnormal mesiodistal location and angulation of… CONTINUE READING
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