Exfoliation of maxillary central incisors due to misapplication of orthodontic rubber bands.

@article{Adcock1999ExfoliationOM,
  title={Exfoliation of maxillary central incisors due to misapplication of orthodontic rubber bands.},
  author={John E. Adcock},
  journal={Texas dental journal},
  year={1999},
  volume={116 1},
  pages={8-13}
}
The patient's problem consisted of a large diastema between the central incisors. The cost-cutting treatment plan recommended to the patient and his parents by the general dentist was to use orthodontic rubber bands to loop the teeth and close the diastema.