Hybrid Rapid Palatal Expansion With 2 Mini-Screws: A Case Report

@article{Yurttadur2015HybridRP,
  title={Hybrid Rapid Palatal Expansion With 2 Mini-Screws: A Case Report},
  author={Gizem Yurttadur and Zehra Ileri and Mehmet Akın},
  journal={Turkish Journal of Orthodontics},
  year={2015},
  volume={28},
  pages={64-70}
}
ABSTRACT A hybrid expander is a newly designed bone-anchored expander consisting of 2 mini-screws and palatal acrylic; it does not cover any teeth. The aim of this case report is to present the treatment of a patient with transversal maxillary deficiency by hybrid expander. An 11.4-year-old female patient came to our clinic complaining about the appearance of her teeth. She had a narrow maxillary arch, unilateral dental crossbite, anterior dental crowding, and dental Class II canine and molar… Expand

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