AIM: The aims of the present study were to: investigate prevalence, characteristics, sex distribution and significant associations with DMC in a group of growing subjects affected by tooth agenesis; analyze whether the severity of the tooth agenesis has an effect on dental development and presence of DMC, and evaluate whether hypodontia can be a factor involved in maxillary canine impaction when isolated in the maxilla or in the mandible.
Materiali e metodi: Il campione di pazienti con Q-H/C ha incluso 15 soggetti, 11 femmine e 4 maschi. L’età media per il gruppo Q-H/C prima del trattamento (T1) era di 8,2±1.3 anni,
Materials and Methods:Twenty children with a clinical diagnosis of MS were recruited from the Centre for Rare Diseases for Marfan Syndrome and Related Disorders of Tor Vergata University Hospital and evaluated in the Departments of Orthodontics of the same University.
Aim: To analyze soft tissue changes produced by the facemask protocol (FMP; rapid maxillary expander, facemask, and removable lower bite-block) in Class III growing patients with respect to an untreated Class III sample by means of Bergman’s soft tissue analysis.
Subjects and method: The treated group consisted of 32 (15 females,
SUBJECTS AND METHOD: Forty-six patients (18 males, 28 females; mean age 13.8±1.2 years) with palatally displaced of one or both canine (PDC) were compared with a control group (CG) of 25 subjects (11 males,