dentofacial anomaly

dentofacial anomaly

a condition in which a mouth or jaw structure deviates from the normal in form, function, or position.
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10,11,12 World Health Organization han been recognized the congenitally missing teeth as one of the handicapping dentofacial anomaly.
5,6 Maxillary protrusion and man-dibular retrusion is a frequent dentofacial anomaly in various populations.