arch width


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arch width

the distance between the left and right opposite in the upper or lower jaw, usually expressed in millimeters. The intercanine, interpremolar, or intermolar distance may be cited as the arch width.

arch width

The measured distance between the canines, bicuspids, and the first molars. These distances establish the shape and size of the dental arch.

arch width

(ahrch width)
Distance in a straight line between canine teeth.
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Average arch widths and associated changes between initial, posttreatment and post-retention measurements.
The mean values of inter first premolar width, inter first molar width and arch width can be seen in Table 1.
This study was conducted to evaluate the validity of Pont's index estimating the dental arch width depending on the sum of mesiodistal dimensions of maxillary incisors.
In a study, the relationship between dental arch width and vertical facial morphology were determined.
112 The relationship of crowding to tooth size and arch width is not very well documented in the Pakistani population.
12 Though nimkarn13 claimed that all these methods of predicting the arch widths are inaccurate.
1 The Orthodontists award a considerable importance to the dental arch width for diagnoses and treatment planning to address the dental esthetics and stability of the dentition.
Lower Interpremolar width was significantly narrow in class II/2 malocclusion and the maxillary and mandibular Intermolar arch width was significantly larger in class II/2 malocclusion.
The purpose of this study was to compare dental arch widths Class II division 1 malocclusion with normal Class I occlusion subjects.
Rickets et al stated that , for each millimeter of arch width increase at the canines and molars , Arch length increased by 1mm and 0.
Arch width and arch length were measured in upper and lower arches at inter-canine, inter-premolar, inter-molar distances.
Bolton tooth size ratio and its relation with arch widths, arch length and arch perimeter: a cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) study.