The clinical management of congenitally absent and malformed maxillary lateral incisors and second bicuspids.

@article{Postema1994TheCM,
  title={The clinical management of congenitally absent and malformed maxillary lateral incisors and second bicuspids.},
  author={R S Postema},
  journal={Journal of general orthodontics},
  year={1994},
  volume={5 4},
  pages={14-9}
}
  • R S Postema
  • Published 1994 in Journal of general orthodontics
A number of options have been presented to treat patients with congenitally absent (or malformed) MLI's and second bicuspids. Overall the treatment of choice was shown to be essentially dependent on diagnostic parameters, length of treatment time, facial esthetics and age of patient. Orthodontic space closure is the treatment of choice since it should… CONTINUE READING