Management of Brodie bite: Note on surgical treatment
Publication date: Available online 24 November 2017
Author(s): Gonzague Deffrennes, Dominique Deffrennes
Described and illustrated by Allan G. Brodie in 1946, Brodie's syndrome corresponds to an abnormal transverse occlusal relationship in which the palatal cusps of the upper molars lie outside the vestibular cusps of their mandibular antagonists. This article covers the diagnosis, clinical presentation, etiology (and, particularly, etiopathogenesis) and evolution of this syndrome, and also its management, which is often difficult. The main limitations and...