TOROKINA, BOUGAINVILLE, 1945-06-21. TREATMENT OF MALOCCLUSION FOR PATIENT, LT R.C. PRICE, AT HQ 4 ...

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Accession Number 093277
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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TOROKINA, BOUGAINVILLE, 1945-06-21. TREATMENT OF MALOCCLUSION FOR PATIENT, LT R.C. PRICE, AT HQ 4 BASE SUB AREA, BY DENTAL OFFICER, MAJ A.G. ROWELL. THE MODELS; LEFT LATERAL VIEW. 'A', OLD PU AND PL DENTURES IN SITU. NOTE OVERBITE OF LOWER ANTERIOR TEETH. 'B', NEW PU AND PL DENTURES IN SITU. NATURAL TEETH HAVE BEEN GROUND AND OPENING OF BITE TO NORMAL HAS ALLOWED RETRUSION OF MANDIBLE TILL "EDGE TO EDGE" BITE OF ANTERIOR TEETH HAS BEEN ACHIEVED. PHOTOGRAPH TAKEN AT REQUEST OF DR. WORNER, VISITING AUSTRALIAN SCIENTIST.