center bend in archwire

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fldhkybnva
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center bend in archwire

#1 Post by fldhkybnva » Mon Jun 30, 2008 5:27 pm

i have a center triangle shaped bend in the upper archwire between my front two teeth. does anyone know what this is for?

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#2 Post by artroxu » Tue Jul 08, 2008 2:39 pm

OH MY GOD i've been wondering what this bend in my upper wire was for! Only mine isnt a triangle, its like a square dip. I thought it was to move my teeth some special way. :?
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#3 Post by abcdebbie » Thu Jul 10, 2008 11:20 am

LOL I was wondering the same thing! I love this site!!
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#4 Post by fldhkybnva » Mon Jul 14, 2008 4:34 pm

is it ok if the dimple is not in the midline?

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