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Scott Bartlett, Michael Ehrenfeld, Gerson Mast, Adrian Sugar

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Ed Ellis III

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Daniel Buchbinder

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Mandibular alveolar protrusion

Definition: Isolated anterior position and/or tilting of mandibular anterior alveolar process.

The characteristics of mandibular alveolar protrusion are:

  • Protrusion of mandibular anterior teeth
  • Possible lip incompetence
Mandibular alveolar protrusion
Mandibular alveolar protrusion