Effect of premolar extraction on mandibular third molar impaction in young adults.

  title={Effect of premolar extraction on mandibular third molar impaction in young adults.},
  author={Cağrı T{\"u}rk{\"o}z and Çağrı Ulusoy},
  journal={The Angle orthodontist},
  volume={83 4},
  • Cağrı Türköz, Çağrı Ulusoy
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • The Angle orthodontist
  • OBJECTIVE To test the null hypothesis that orthodontic therapy with or without premolar extraction does not result in any difference in third molar impaction. MATERIALS AND METHODS Two groups were formed: 22 patients in one group with first premolar extractions and 22 patients in the other group without extractions. All patients were nongrowing subjects who had normal gonial angles and were skeletal Class I at the beginning of treatment. The available space for third molars, inclination of… CONTINUE READING

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