Extraction of Maxillary Central Incisors: An Orthodontic-Restorative Treatment

@inproceedings{Hedayati2014ExtractionOM,
  title={Extraction of Maxillary Central Incisors: An Orthodontic-Restorative Treatment},
  author={Zohreh Hedayati and Maryam Zare and Fateme Bahramnia},
  booktitle={Case reports in dentistry},
  year={2014}
}
Malformed central incisors with poor prognosis could be candidates for extraction especially in crowded dental arches. This case report refers to a 12-year-old boy who suffered from malformed upper central incisors associated with severe attrition. Upper lateral incisors were positioned palatally and canines were rotated and positioned in the high buccal area. The patient had class II malocclusion and space deficiency in both dental arches. Due to incisal wear and malformed short maxillary… CONTINUE READING