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Masseter Muscle Thickness Measured by Ultrasonography and its Relation to Facial Morphology
The aims of this study were to evaluate ultrasonography as a method for measuring masseter muscle thickness, to quantitate the normal range of the ultrasonically measured thickness of the masseter inExpand
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Experience of pain during an orthodontic procedure.
This study investigated pain experiences during a common orthodontic treatment. Fifty-five patients (12-18 yr) starting treatment due to crowding were included. Molar elastic separators were insertedExpand
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The relationship between maximal bite force, bite force endurance, and facial morphology during growth. A cross-sectional study.
The aims of this investigation were to study the relation between facial morphology and bite force at different ages during growth and to investigate possible relations between bite force and theExpand
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Detection of apical root resorption after orthodontic treatment by using panoramic radiography and cone-beam computed tomography of super-high resolution.
INTRODUCTION Apical root resorption is an adverse side effect of orthodontic treatment. We compared panoramic radiography (OPT) with cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) in evaluating orthodonticallyExpand
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Long-term vertical changes of the anterior maxillary teeth adjacent to single implants in young and mature adults. A retrospective study.
AIM To evaluate the effects of the tooth eruption process on the position of teeth adjacent to implant-borne restorations in adult patients compared to patients in their late adolescence. SUBJECTExpand
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Pain discomfort and crevicular fluid changes induced by orthodontic elastic separators in children.
UNLABELLED The objective of the present investigation was to study the experience of pain after placement of orthodontic elastic separators and the possible associations with the gingival crevicularExpand
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Craniofacial structure in children with juvenile chronic arthritis (JCA) compared with healthy children with ideal or postnormal occlusion.
The aim of the present study was to evaluate the influence of condylar destruction on the craniofacial growth of children with juvenile chronic arthritis (JCA) and to compare their craniofacialExpand
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Histochemical analysis of masticatory muscle in the growing rat after prolonged alteration in the consistency of the diet.
Changes in muscle function induce alteration in craniofacial bone growth. To study morphological changes after alteration of masticatory function, NADH-TR reductase and myofibrillar Ca2+-activatedExpand
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Estimation of skeletal bone mineral density by means of the trabecular pattern of the alveolar bone, its interdental thickness, and the bone mass of the mandible.
OBJECTIVE We sought to evaluate the use of the alveolar trabecular pattern, the mandibular alveolar bone mass (MABM) measured by photodensitometry, and the interdental alveolar thickness forExpand
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Composition changes in gingival crevicular fluid during orthodontic tooth movement: comparisons between tension and compression sides.
The aim of this study was to evaluate whether the application of tension or compression forces exerted on the periodontium during the early phase of orthodontic tooth movement is reflected byExpand
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