Case Gallery: Missing Incisor

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It is common for the lateral incisors to be missing or undersized. When missing, the front teeth may separate from each other creating large spaces.

This patient was missing a lateral from birth.  The other lateral was undersized. The space was consolidated to the left side and a clear retainer with a pontic (or plastic tooth) was attached to the retainer to fill the area of the missing tooth.

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