Impacted mandibular canines: prevalence and characteristic features in southern Chinese children and adolescents.

PURPOSE The incidence of impacted mandibular canines in Caucasians reportedly ranges from 0.2 percent to 0.7 percent. The objective of this study was to estimate the prevalence and to determine the characteristics of impacted mandibular canines in southern Chinese children and adolescents. METHODS This retrospective audit involved 63 patients (32 females… CONTINUE READING