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International Journal of Dental Sciences and Research. 2014, 2(2), 36-41
DOI: 10.12691/ijdsr-2-2-3
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Clinical Management of Medical Disorders in Orthodontics

Anila Charles1, , Senkutvan RS1, Sanjay Jacob1, Krishnan C.S2 and Sivaram Subbiah3

1Department of Orthodontia, Madha Dental College, M.G.R University, Chennai

2Department of Periodontics, Madha Dental College, M.G.R University, Chennai

3Department of Orthodontics Penang International Dental College

Pub. Date: April 16, 2014

Cite this paper:
Anila Charles, Senkutvan RS, Sanjay Jacob, Krishnan C.S and Sivaram Subbiah. Clinical Management of Medical Disorders in Orthodontics. International Journal of Dental Sciences and Research. 2014; 2(2):36-41. doi: 10.12691/ijdsr-2-2-3


Orthodontists are confronted with an increasing number of medically compromised patients who require proper alignment for esthetics and oral rehabilitation. The present review is regarding the current knowledge of the most common systemic and local diseases on the outcome of orthodontic treatment, Fortunately in orthodontics complications are infrequent and are of minor consequence, nevertheless the practitioner should understand and have a basic knowledge and understanding of the disease and its impact on the oral cavity as it is essential to recognize oral signs and symptoms of undiagnosed medical problems too.

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