Ethnic Dental Biprotrusion: A Clinical Case
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Anterior Open Bite
Inter-Dental Diastema
Lingual Dysfunction

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Dahoue RT, Benkaddour A, Zaoui F, Houb-Dine A, Bahije L. Ethnic Dental Biprotrusion: A Clinical Case. Integr J Med Sci [Internet]. 2022 Jan. 1 [cited 2022 Jun. 30];9. Available from: https://mbmj.org/index.php/ijms/article/view/605

Abstract

The dental biprotrusion characteristic of certain ethnic groups raises the question of treatment or of abstaining. In many situations this is accompanied by open bite in relation to the lingual volume or lingual support during pronunciation, the therapeutic solution must be considered and individualized. This article describes the orthodontic treatment of an anterior open bite of functional origin in a 23-year-old adult patient embarrassed by the cosmetic defect.

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