Diagnosis of alveolar and root fractures: an in vitro study comparing CBCT imaging with periapical radiographs

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Solange KOBAYASHI-VELASCO; Fernanda Cristina Sales SALINEIRO; Ivan Onone GIALAIN; Marcelo Gusmão Paraiso CAVALCANTI;
  • Publisher: Faculdade De Odontologia De Bauru - USP
  • Journal: volume 25,issue 2,pages227-233issn: 1678-7757, eissn: 1678-7765
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5393544, doi: 10.1590/1678-77572016-0332
  • Subject: Cone-beam computed tomography | Bone fractures | RK1-715 | Tooth fractures | Dentistry | Original Articles | Digital dental radiography | Diagnostic imaging
    mesheuropmc: respiratory system | equipment and supplies | stomatognathic system

Abstract Objective To compare periapical radiograph (PR) and cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) in the diagnosis of alveolar and root fractures. Material and Methods Sixty incisor teeth (20 higid and 40 with root fracture) from dogs were inserted in 60 anterior al... View more