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Ortho - Early treatment 2

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Transverse Discrepancy
An abnormality of development in what plane?

what type of crossbite is the most common manifestation
of transverse discrepancy intraorally.?

Rule of thumb: how many teeth in crossbite

What is a cross bite? what is the relationship of the teeth?
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An abnormality of development in the transverse
plane
Posterior crossbite is the most common manifestation
of transverse discrepancy intraorally.
Rule of thumb: 3 or more than 3 teeth in crossbite


Abnormal bucco-lingual or labio-lingual
relationship of the teeth
- Can involve one or more teeth
- May be present in the anterior or posterior
teeth
Classification based on the location:
- Anterior crossbite
- Posterior crossbite
Lingual crossbite
- Buccal cusps of maxillary posterior teeth occlude lingually to the
buccal cusps of mandibular teeth
- More common than buccal crossbite
Buccal crossbite
- Lingual cusps of upper posterior teeth occlude buccally to the buccal
cusps of the lower teeth