Tooth Size Discrepancy among Different Malocclusion Groups in a Sudanese Sample

@inproceedings{Mahmoud2018ToothSD,
  title={Tooth Size Discrepancy among Different Malocclusion Groups in a Sudanese Sample},
  author={NM Mahmoud and HE Eltahir},
  year={2018}
}
  • NM Mahmoud, HE Eltahir
  • Published 2018
TSD is defined as the lack of harmony of size of individual tooth or groups of teeth when related to those within the same arch or the opposing arch [1]. It can also be defined as a relative excess of tooth structure in one arch in relation to the other arch [2]. Ideal orthodontic treatment results with optimal occlusion and ideal intercuspation (Class I incisors, canine and molar relationship). Over jet and overbite is jeopardized by tooth size discrepancy [2]. For good occlusion, the upper… CONTINUE READING
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