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Case Reports

ISW for the Treatment of Adult Skeletal Class II Protruded Extraction Case: A Case Report

Chen-Jun HOU1, Chien-Chih YU3*, Chun-Shuo Huang1, Jian-Hong YU1, 2

 The objective of this case report was to discuss ISW wire (Improved Super-elastic Ti-Ni alloy Wire) for the treatment of adult skeletal class II protruded extraction case. An adult female aged 35 years 9 months who came to our clinic with a chief complaint of protruded teeth and for esthetic consultation. Clinical examination revealed left side Class II molar relationship tendency with Class II canine relationship (right side: molar Class I, canine Class I), and moderate crowding over the anterior region. Active treatment included anterior retraction with gable bend and long hook for space closure after bilateral maxillary and mandibular bicuspids extraction.

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