Belmiro Cavalcanti do Egito Vasconcelos

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PURPOSE A comparative analysis was made of the relationship between impacted lower third molars and the mandibular canal by means of orthopantomography and conventional mandibular tomography.(More)
PURPOSE Estimating the difficulty of removing third molars is a common dilemma. However, the estimation of the difficulty associated with maxillary third molar surgery has not yet been defined. The(More)
Periosteal osteoma is a rare benign pathologic lesion in the jaws and the mandible is the anatomic region most frequently involved. Elective treatment consists of surgical excision. The aim of this(More)
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence and predicitve factors of dental anxiety among Brazilian adolescents. METHODS This was a cross-sectional study of a random sample(More)
PURPOSE The aim of the present study was to assess histologic changes in the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) of adult rats subjected to unilateral fracture of the mandibular condyle and soft tissue(More)