Cephalometric Evaluation of Dentofacial Features of Class III Malocclusion in Adults of Mashhad, Iran

Baratali Ramezanzadeh, Maryam Pousti & Mansour Bagheri
Background and aims. Class III malocclusions are considered as one of the most complex orthodontic problems to diagnose and treat. Numerous studies have been conducted to determine the morphologic characteristics of craniofacial complex in patients with this malocclusion. The aim of this study was to determine the dentofacial characteristics of Class III malocclusion in Mashhadian adults. Materials and Methods. This cross-sectional descriptive study consisted of 114 cephalograms including 57 individuals with Class III malocclusion (28...