maxillary protraction


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Related to maxillary protraction: Rapid Maxillary Expansion

max·il·lar·y pro·trac·tion

a type of facial anomaly in which the subnasion lies anterior to the orbital plane.

max·il·lar·y pro·trac·tion

(maksi-lar-ē prō-trakshŭn)
Facial anomaly in which subnasion lies anterior to the orbital plane.
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Corticotomy-assisted maxillary protraction with skeletal anchorage and Class III elastics.
Long-term results of surgically assisted maxillary protraction vs regular facemask.
Comparison of two protocols for maxillary protraction: Bone anchors versus face mask with rapid maxillary expansion.
Effects of maxillary protraction and fixed appliance therapy on the pharyngeal airway.
Maxillary protraction with miniplates providing skeletal anchorage in a growing class III patient.
(16), in a study of 20 patients with unilateral lip palate, reported that the application of RME and Alt-RAMEC protocol does not make any difference before maxillary protraction, and that the effects are similar.
The bio mechanical effects of maxillary protraction was also investigated by Chen zx et al with and without maxillary expansion on a model of unilateral cleft lip and palate before and after alveolar bone graft.
Correlation between skeletal changes by maxillary protraction and upper airway dimensions.
Three-dimensional assessment of soft tissue changes associated with bone-anchored maxillary protraction protocols.