The thumb-sucking deterrent and orthodontic retainer appliance

Felicity R. Borrie, Grant T. McIntyre

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    This case report illustrates a simple and effective removable thumb-sucking deterrent appliance used to treat an 18-year-old female. The thumb-sucking deterrent appliance described is easy to fabricate, requires little adjustment chairside and could easily be used in general dental practice in motivated patients
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)123-124
    Number of pages2
    JournalOrthodontic Update
    Issue number3
    Publication statusPublished - 2010


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