Cone-beam computed tomography and the orthosurgical management of impacted teeth.

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BACKGROUND Three-dimensional (3-D) cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) has been used to diagnose and treat impacted teeth. The authors describe the benefits of using CBCT to complement plain film two-dimensional (2-D) imaging. METHODS The authors compare the efficacy of 2-D and 3-D modalities in relation to the relative positions in space of adjacent and… (More)

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@article{Becker2010ConebeamCT, title={Cone-beam computed tomography and the orthosurgical management of impacted teeth.}, author={Adrian Becker and Stella Chaushu and Nardy Casap-Caspi}, journal={Journal of the American Dental Association}, year={2010}, volume={141 Suppl 3}, pages={14S-8S} }