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djnorbit1
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Can unilateral second mandibular-premolar missing affect facial development and masticatory force?

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Posted : 11/06/2019 2:01 pm
darkindigo
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Yeah...it can result in a shorter arc length on the affected side.

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Posted : 11/06/2019 2:46 pm
darkindigo
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Yeah - a dentist is best to review this all.  Adults are totally different than kids.

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Posted : 11/06/2019 2:56 pm
djnorbit1
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So this must be the root of my asymmetrical face as I stated in my other post. Makes sense, thank you.

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Posted : 11/06/2019 4:43 pm
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As you undergo correction in the near future, please consider keeping records for your own sake and for others. Pictures of dental impressions, scans, medical reports reports can be very helpful even with all personally identifying information blocked out.

Your input could help many, many people

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