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Miniscrew-anchored maxillary protraction in growing Class III patients

Felicia Miranda, José Carlos da Cunha Bastos, Alexandre Magno Dos Santos, Luiz Sergio Vieira, Aron Aliaga-Del Castillo, Guilherme Janson, Daniela Garib
Journal of Orthodontics 2020 March 13, : 1465312520910158
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The aim of this article is to report a case series of a miniscrew-anchored maxillary protraction therapy (MAMP). Two male patients presenting with Class III malocclusion were included in this report. The treatment consisted of a hybrid expander and two miniscrews at the anterior region of the mandible anchoring Class III elastics for maxillary protraction. Effective maxillary length, ANB angle and Wits appraisal increased after treatment. Slight dental effects were observed. MAMP therapy produced substantial skeletal effects and might be a good treatment option for Class III growing patients.

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