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To study the chronological age of third-molar mineralisation of Turkish children from the southwest Eastern Anatolia region, the Demirjian staging method was used to determine the stage of the mineralisation of four third molars (18, 28, 38 and 48) and to compare third-molar development by sex and age with the results of previous studies. The study(More)
Mesiodens is the most common type of supernumerary tooth found in the premaxilla. It might be discovered by the orthodontist by chance on a radiograph or as the cause of an unerupted maxillary central incisor. The genetic transmission of supernumerary and impacted teeth is poorly understood. The occurrence of identical unerupted maxillary central incisors(More)
393 a Assistant Professor, İnönü University, Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Orthodontics, Malatya, Turkey. b Associate Professor, c Assistant Professor, Cumhuriyet University, Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Orthodontics, Sivas, Turkey. d Assistant Professor, Cumhuriyet University, Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Endodontics, Sivas, Turkey.(More)
OBJECTIVE To quantify, with high-pressure liquid chromatography (HPLC), the amount of residual monomer leached from different orthodontic acrylic materials prepared with two different manipulation methods. MATERIALS AND METHODS Eighty cylindrical specimens (5 × 25 mm) were divided into eight groups (n  =  10). The specimens were prepared with four acrylic(More)
AIM The aim of this study was to evaluate microleakage under orthodontic ceramic brackets bonded with direct and different indirect bonding techniques and adhesives using micro-computed tomography. MATERIALS AND METHODS A total of 30 human maxillary premolars were randomly separated into five groups with six teeth in each group. In group I, teeth were(More)
Amniotic band syndrome (ABS) is an uncommon congenital malformation characterized by clubfoot deformity, hand and finger anomalies, and cleft lip and palate. In this study, the literature about ABS—possible etiology, treatment protocols, and medical procedures—is discussed. The aim of this study was to evaluate efficiency of nasoalveolar molding therapy for(More)
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