This case report describes the successful treatment of an adult patient with skeletal Class II open-bite malocclusion secondary to idiopathic condylar resorption. Total alloplastic joint reconstruction and counterclockwise rotation of the maxillomandibular complex combined with orthodontic treatment provided a satisfying outcome with maximum functional and esthetic improvement.
|Number of pages||14|
|Journal||American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics|
|Publication status||Published - 2011 Sept|
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