Iranian Journal of Orthodontics

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The Use of Bone-Borne Distractor for Correcting the Maxillary Transverse Discrepancy in an Adult Patient

Victor Prado Curvêllo 1 , Fabrício Pinelli Valarelli 2 , Luiz Nunes Pegoraro 1 , Rodrigo Hermont Cançado 2 , * , Thaís Marchini Oliveira 3 and Karina Maria Salvatore de Freitas 2
Authors Information
1 Hospital for Rehabilitation of Craniofacial Anomalies-USP (HRAC-USP), University of São Paulo, Bauru, Brazil
2 Department of Orthodontics, Ingá Faculty, Maringá, Brazil
3 Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Orthodontics and Public Health, University of São Paulo, Bauru, Brazil
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Orthodontics: September 2016, 11 (2); e5632
  • Published Online: July 16, 2016
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: February 6, 2016
  • Accepted: April 23, 2016
  • DOI: 10.17795/ijo-5632

To Cite: Curvêllo V P, Valarelli F P, Pegoraro L N, Cançado R H, Oliveira T M, et al. The Use of Bone-Borne Distractor for Correcting the Maxillary Transverse Discrepancy in an Adult Patient, Iran J Ortho. 2016 ; 11(2):e5632. doi: 10.17795/ijo-5632.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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