Buccal and palatal exostoses: prevalence and concurrence with tori.

@article{Jainkittivong2000BuccalAP,
  title={Buccal and palatal exostoses: prevalence and concurrence with tori.},
  author={Aree Jainkittivong and Robert P Langlais},
  journal={Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology, oral radiology, and endodontics},
  year={2000},
  volume={90 1},
  pages={48-53}
}
OBJECTIVES The aims of this study were to investigate the prevalence and location of oral exostoses and the concurrence of buccal and palatal exostoses with tori. STUDY DESIGN With clinical inspection and palpation, 960 Thais were examined for the presence or absence of torus palatinus (TP), torus mandibularis (TM), and exostoses. RESULTS Of the 960 subjects studied, 26.9% exhibited exostoses. Exostoses were more common in the maxilla than in the mandible (5.1:1). In addition, most of the… CONTINUE READING
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