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MANDIBULAR BRACHYGNATHISM (MAL 2)
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Canine
 
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Feline
 

MANDIBULAR PROGNATHISM (MAL 3)
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Canine
 
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Feline
 
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Canine
 

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Mandibular gingival ulceration from maxillary incisors
 

LEVEL BITE
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Canine
 
OPEN BITE
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Canine
 

ANTERIOR CROSSBITE (MAL/AXB)
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Canine
 
POSTERIOR CROSSBITE (MAL/PXB)
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Canine
 

WRY BITE (MAL/WRY)
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Mature canine
 
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Immature feline
 
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Immature canine
 

NORMAL CANINE POSITION
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Canine
 
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Canine
 
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Feline
 

GENETIC OR NOT?
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Normal interdigitation of check teeth
 
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Excessive freeway space - genetic defect
 
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Abnormal interdigitation genetic malocclusion and posterior crossbite
 

LINGUALLY DISPLACED (BASE NARROW) MANDIBULAR CANINES (MAL/BN)
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Lingually displaced primary mandibular canine causing palatal trauma (PT)
 
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Lingually displaced permanent mandibular canine causing palatal trauma (PT)
 
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Vertical orientation of mandibular canines
 

CROWDED INCISORS
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Canine
 
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Feline
 

ANTERIOR DEVIATED MANDIBULAR CANINES
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Canine
 
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Feline
 
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Feline
 

MESIAL VERSION MAXILLARY CANINES
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Canine - mesial deviation of maxillary canine
 
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Feline - mesial deviation of maxillary canine
 

ANTERIOR DEVIATED MAXILLARY CANINES
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Canine
 
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Feline - anterior deviation of maxillary canine
 

Table of Contents
Smile Book IV
Small Animal Dental Anatomy, Pathology, and Charting
(2004)
Jan Bellows, D.V.M. Diplomate, American Veterinary Dental College
About The Author
Introduction
Dental Charting
Abbreviations
Normal Canine Dental Anatomy
Normal Feline Dental Anatomy
Congenital Dental Pathology
Periodontal Disease
Periodontal Examination
The Traumatized Tooth
Fractured Tooth Classification
Odontoclastic Resorption
Occlusion/Normal
Malocclusion
Benign Oral Masses
Malignant Oral Masses
Glossary
Drug Inserts

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