Primary posterior crossbite: diagnosis and treatment.

@article{Vadiakas1991PrimaryPC,
  title={Primary posterior crossbite: diagnosis and treatment.},
  author={George Vadiakas and Michael W Roberts},
  journal={The Journal of clinical pediatric dentistry},
  year={1991},
  volume={16 1},
  pages={1-4}
}
The incidence of posterior crossbite in the primary dentition has been reported as 7-17%. The crossbite usually results from bilateral maxillary constriction and is commonly associated with an occlusion guided lateral deviation of the mandible upon closing. Correction of the functional posterior crossbite in the primary dentition is indicated to establish a… CONTINUE READING