Association between post-orthodontic treatment gingival margin alterations and symphysis dimensions.

Abstract

Orthodontic therapy is known to be associated with the development of gingival recession. Several factors may be involved in the causal chain of this outcome, including anatomical and behavioral aspects. Among the anatomical aspects, the dimensions of the mandibular symphysis could play a predisposing role. This study evaluated the relationship between the… (More)
DOI: 10.1590/S1852-48342014000300005

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@article{Closs2014AssociationBP, title={Association between post-orthodontic treatment gingival margin alterations and symphysis dimensions.}, author={Luciane Quadrado Closs and Leonardo F Bortolini and Ary dos Santos-Pinto and Cassiano Kuchenbecker R{\"o}sing}, journal={Acta odontologica latinoamericana : AOL}, year={2014}, volume={27 3}, pages={125-30} }