Agenesis of maxillary lateral incisors: a global overview of the clinical problem.

@article{Kavadia2011AgenesisOM,
  title={Agenesis of maxillary lateral incisors: a global overview of the clinical problem.},
  author={Smaragda Kavadia and S Papadiochou and Ioannis Papadiochos and Lazaros Zafiriadis},
  journal={Orthodontics : the art and practice of dentofacial enhancement},
  year={2011},
  volume={12 4},
  pages={296-317}
}
The agenesis of maxillary lateral incisors is a common developmental anomaly and represents a clinical problem impairing dental esthetics and function from a very young age. Several dental specialties deal with the management of this clinical problem because a multidisciplinary approach can cover the complete dental needs of patients with dental agenesis. There is controversy, however, about whether missing lateral incisor spaces should be orthodontically opened or closed using permanent… CONTINUE READING

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