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Volume 2016, Article ID 6390637, 8 pages
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Case Report

Treatment of Class III with Facemask Therapy

Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics, Institute of Dental Sciences, Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha 751003, India

Received 30 October 2015; Revised 4 December 2015; Accepted 13 December 2015

Academic Editor: Hüsamettin Oktay

Copyright © 2016 Snigdha Pattanaik and Sumita Mishra. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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