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Therapeutic efficacy of bromelain in impacted third molar surgery: a randomized controlled clinical study.
OBJECTIVE Bromelain is the name given to a family of proteolytic enzymes obtained from Ananas comosus, the pineapple plant. It is considered a potent anti-inflammatory and antiedematous substance.Expand
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Three-Dimensional Facial Asymmetry in Attractive and Normal People from Childhood to Young Adulthood
Three-dimensional soft-tissue facial asymmetry was quantified in 380 attractive (148 males, 232 females) and 669 control (397 males, 272 females) healthy persons aged 4–30 years. Expand
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Evaluation of a Three-Dimensional Stereophotogrammetric Method to Identify and Measure the Palatal Surface Area in Children with Unilateral Cleft Lip and Palate
Objective To assess a three-dimensional (3D) stereophotogrammetric method for area delimitation and evaluation of the dental arches of children with unilateral cleft lip and palate (UCLP). ObtainedExpand
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Flapless Versus Traditional Dental Implant Surgery: Long-Term Evaluation of Crestal Bone Resorption.
PURPOSE The literature reports that flapless compared with traditional implant surgery can be associated with several advantages, including the maintenance of peri-implant hard tissues. This studyExpand
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Soft tissue facial morphometry in subjects with Moebius syndrome.
Moebius syndrome is a congenital facial palsy associated with the impairment of ocular abduction. The three-dimensional characteristics of the facial soft tissues of 12 male and 14 female subjectsExpand
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Facial soft-tissue volumes in adult Northern Sudanese individuals with Down syndrome.
OBJECTIVE To investigate dimensions and ratios of soft-tissue facial volumes of adult Northern Sudanese subjects with Down syndrome by using computerized anthropometric measurements. DESIGN,Expand
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Palatal Volume Changes in Unilateral Cleft Lip and Palate Paediatric Patients
Cleft lip and/or palate (CL/P) are the most common craniofacial abnormalities. CL/P therapy involves also orthopedic and surgical treatments. In particular, the orthopedic treatment can help to alignExpand
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Mirroring Procedures for the Assessment of Asymmetry of Different Anatomical Structures of the Cranium: A Protocol Based on 3D-3D Superimposition
We propose an innovative protocol for the assessment of asymmetry of cranial structures based on 3D-3D superimposition and mirroring procedures. Expand
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Longitudinal analysis of palatal volume in unilateral cleft lip and palate children
Cleft lip and/or palate are among the most frequent congenital craniofacial defects, which every year affect one in 500-700 newborn worldwide (1,2). The aim of this study was to analyze the effect ofExpand
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Quantification of dental movements in orthodontic follow-up : a novel approach based on registration of 3D models of dental casts
Introduction: The assessment of dental displacement achieved by orthodontic procedures is important as it allows operators to verify their clinical treatment and provide adequate adjustments. ModernExpand
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