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Year : 2015  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 61-64

Management of maxillary lateral incisor: Canine transposition along with maxillary canine impaction on the contralateral side

1 Department of Plastic Surgery, King George's Medical University (Erstwhile K.G.M.C.), Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
2 Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics, King George's Medical University (Erstwhile K.G.M.C.), Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
3 Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Babu Banarasi Das College of Dental Sciences, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

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Veerendra Prasad
Department of Plastic Surgery, King George's Medical University, Lucknow - 226 003, Uttar Pradesh
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/2321-3825.146357

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This is a case of 24 years 5-month-old female whose chief complaint was irregularly arranged front teeth. The clinical and radiographical examination revealed pleasing profile, Angle's Class I molar relationship, complete transposition of maxillary right lateral incisor and canine along with impacted left maxillary canine and retained deciduous canine. Maximal band tension 0.022″ × 0.028″ appliance was placed. Transposed right maxillary canine and lateral incisor as well as impacted left maxillary canine was aligned in the dental arch. The total treatment time taken was 24 months, which was followed by a lingual-bonded canine-to-canine retainer.

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