The pattern of malocclusion in a sample of orthodontic patients from Turkey.

@article{Celikoglu2010ThePO,
  title={The pattern of malocclusion in a sample of orthodontic patients from Turkey.},
  author={Mevlut Celikoglu and Sema Akpinar and Ibrahim Halil Yavuz},
  journal={Medicina oral, patologia oral y cirugia bucal},
  year={2010},
  volume={15 5},
  pages={e791-6}
}
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of individual traits of malocclusion in a sample of Turkish orthodontic patients. STUDY DESIGN The present study was based on the examination of dental casts, intraoral photographs and panoramic radiographs of 1507 orthodontic patients (884 females and 623 males). The relationship of the first upper and lower molars according to the Angle's classification, overjet, overbite, crowding, spacing, posterior crossbite, scissor… CONTINUE READING