Unilateral posterior crossbite with mandibular shift: a review.

@article{Kennedy2005UnilateralPC,
  title={Unilateral posterior crossbite with mandibular shift: a review.},
  author={David B Kennedy and Matthew Osepchook},
  journal={Journal},
  year={2005},
  volume={71 8},
  pages={569-73}
}
Based on this literature review, early orthodontic treatment of unilateral posterior crossbites with mandibular shifts is recommended. Treatment success is high if it is started early. Evidence that crossbites are not self-correcting, have some association with temporomandibular disorders and cause skeletal, dental and muscle adaptation provides further… CONTINUE READING