Cephalometric study on the influence of vertical traction of teeth on maxillofacial bones in young dogs.

@article{Nakano1993CephalometricSO,
  title={Cephalometric study on the influence of vertical traction of teeth on maxillofacial bones in young dogs.},
  author={Hiroshi Nakano},
  journal={The Tohoku journal of experimental medicine},
  year={1993},
  volume={169 4},
  pages={289-97}
}
  • Hiroshi Nakano
  • Published 1993 in The Tohoku journal of experimental medicine
The influence of one-sided vertical traction of teeth on maxillofacial bones was investigated using cephalometric radiographs and tetracycline-labeling in young dogs. On the frontal view of the dry skull, traction resulted in a downward distortional deformity of the maxilla including the nasal floor. Cephalometry of radiographs revealed a downward… CONTINUE READING